Top Rated Baltimore City Criminal DefenseAttorney

Drug Crimes | Assault and Battery | DUI/DWI | Violation of Probation | Traffic Offenses | Theft Crimes | Homicide | Domestic Violence and Abuse

When you face criminal charges, choosing the right lawyer can make a huge difference in the outcome of your case.

Jonathan Scott Smith is a former prosecutor with over 35 years’ criminal law experience. Mr. Smith’s extensive trial experience and track record of successful results has earned him the recognition of his peers and clients:

  • Maryland Super Lawyer (Past 5 consecutive years), and selected within Top 100 in Maryland.
  • AV-Preeminent™*” (Highest peer rating for legal ability and ethics by Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory (every year since 1988).
  • Client Distinction Award (Client Review Rating of 4.5 or higher on 5.0 scale less than 4% of 900,000+ attorneys listed by Martindale-Hubbell).
  • “Client’s Choice Award” by AVVO, based on average client reviews of 5 stars the highest client review possible.
  • Client Satisfaction Award, 10 Best Law Firms, American Institute of Criminal Law Attorneys.
  • 10.0 Superb” attorney rating by AVVO.

These are the highest ratings possible for legal skill, ethical practice, a lawyer’s years in practice, disciplinary history, professional achievements, and industry recognition.

Attorney Smith is committed to providing the highest levels of personal service and attention to every case. For that reason, he takes only a handful of the cases that come to him. Call 410-740-0101 or contact him online to schedule an appointment.

Baltimore Criminal Defense Lawyer

Attorney Smith represents individuals who have been charged with any type of crime in Baltimore, including:

  • Domestic violence and abuse
  • Assault and battery
  • Homicide
  • Theft offenses
  • Violation of probation
  • Drug offenses
  • Traffic violations

He’ll fully investigate the actions of police and prosecutors, ensuring that there was probable cause for any search, seizure or arrest, and that your constitutional rights were not violated.

ContactTop Rated Baltimore Criminal Defense Lawyer

For legal representation in a criminal prosecution in Baltimore, Maryland, contact attorney Jonathan Scott Smith online or call his office at 410-740-0101 to set up an appointment.


  • Jonathan Scott Smith 10490 Little Patuxent Parkway, Suite 200 ,Columbia, MD 21044-4960

  • Call for consultation 410-740-0101