Top Rated Criminal Defense Lawyer in Howard County, MD

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

If you face criminal charges in Howard County, Maryland, it’s essential that you be represented by someone who has effectively represented other defendants there. 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 limits his criminal representation to a small number of cases, so that he can devote his full attention and resources to your defense. Call 410-740-0101 or send an e-mailfor an appointment to discuss your criminal defense claim.

Top Rated Criminal Defense Lawyer Howard County, MD

Attorney Jonathan Scott Smith tenaciously protects the rights of people in Howard County, MD who have been charged with any type of criminal offense, including:

  • Assault and battery
  • Domestic violence
  • Drug crimes
  • Homicide
  • Probation violations
  • Theft crimes
  • Traffic offenses

Contact Howard County Criminal Defense Lawyer

For effective and aggressive criminal defense representation in Howard County, contact attorney Jonathan Scott Smith online or call his office at 410-740-0101 to set up a meeting.


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

  • Call for consultation 410-740-0101