ATLANTA (March 7) – Smith & Files announced today that partner Dawn R. Smith was selected as a 2016 Georgia Super Lawyer and Georgia Trend Legal Elite. Dawn was named in the Family Law category for both accolades for the 3rd consecutive year.

2016 Super Lawyer
The Super Lawyers distinction honors attorneys who attain a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement as some of the region’s pre-eminent lawyers. Super Lawyers is a rating service of lawyers from more than 70 practice areas. The selection process includes independent research, peer nominations and peer evaluations, all of which result in a comprehensive and diverse listing of the top five percent of attorneys in each state. To view the publication, click here

2016 Georgia Trend Legal Elite
In December, Georgia Trend published its 13th annual annual listing of the state’s top attorneys, in several different practice areas, as determined by their peers. Attorneys who live and work in Georgia and is a member of the Georgia bar are eligible for the distinction. To view the publication, click here.

For more information on Dawn, please click here.

Smith & Files is a law firm dedicated to assisting individuals and children obtain fair and favorable results in family law matters. Dawn Smith and Sheri Lake bring decades of experience to the issues facing today’s changing families. In addition, the attorneys are seasoned Guardian ad Litems, mediators and state registered arbitrators. Learn more at