James David Smith

Rosenstein Law Group

About James David Smith

Accepting new clients and ready to start working on your case immediately with phone and video consultations now available in addition to in person office appointments. Call (480) 248-7666 to get an experienced and a top-rated criminal defense attorney on your side, who will work tirelessly on the best possible defense for you and the outcome for your case. Mr. Smith has gained a reputation as an aggressive defender in the courtroom representing clients who are facing all types of DUI & Criminal offenses throughout Courts in Arizona. He has a strong focus in the defense of the impaired driver but successfully defends clients facing all degrees of criminal charges ranging from misdemeanor DUI offenses to felony assault charges.James David Smith is a U.S. Army Desert Storm war veteran and regularly provides legal representation for clients facing criminal charges in Veterans Court here in Phoenix, Arizona. James David Smith (“Dave”) attended the University of Phoenix and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Management. Following his undergraduate education, Mr. Smith then attended law school at night for two years while working as a civil litigation paralegal during the day at a large international law firm in Phoenix, Arizona. Following law school, Mr. Smith started practicing criminal law at a large private (criminal law) firm. Mr. Smith quickly gained courtroom experience and honed his skills by personally managing a high-volume caseload. Mr. Smith’s trial experience resulted in superior results at one of the largest criminal defense law firms in the Valley. Attorney Smith is a practicing attorney in the Rosenstein Law Group and has gained the reputation throughout the legal community as dedicated advocate for his clients that will leave no stone unturned until he achieves the best result for his clients.


Work experience

Rosenstein Law Group
Attorney at Law | 2012 - Present
The Law Offices Of David Michael Cantor
Attorney at Law | 2010 - 2012
Tharpe & Howell
Attorney at Law | 2009 - 2009


Arizona Summit Law School
J.D. (2008), Law | 2008 - Present
Honors: Juris Doctor Cum Laude
University of Phoenix
B.S. (2001) | 2001 - Present


Peer Review Rated
Martindale Hubbell | 2020
Clients Choice Award
AVVO | 2017


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