Avera & Smith, LLP

Avera & Smith, LLP

For more than 60 years, our team at Avera & Smith, LLP, has been advocating for victims of personal injury incidents. Our law firm has earned an exceptional reputation for both the results we return and our customer service.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Florida and has no record of discipline from the Florida bar association. *

Avera & Smith, LLP

Avera & Smith, LLP

For more than 60 years, our team at Avera & Smith, LLP, has been advocating for victims of personal injury incidents. Our law firm has earned an exceptional reputation for both the results we return and our customer service.

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Florida and has no record of discipline from the Florida bar association. *

Firm Overview

The attorneys at our law firm have earned widespread recognition for their work. For example, they have been featured in the media. Additionally, our team has earned honors that include receiving a "Superb" rating on Avvo; being listed in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100; earning membership to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum; being listed in the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys' 10 Best; and being included in The Best Lawyers in America. We also have attorneys who have been selected for inclusion in Florida Super Lawyers for multiple years, and Mark A. Avera and Lance F. Avera are AV Preeminent peer-review rated,* the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell.

Our personal injury practice is all-inclusive. We handle cases that involve workplace injuries, medical malpractice, dog bites, trucking accidents, car wrecks, defective products and slip-and-falls. Our law firm also handles criminal defense and business litigation issues. Avera & Smith, LLP, accepts credit cards.

* AV, AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review RatingsTM fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

Main Office

Main Office
2814 SW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608

Phone

(352) 224-3007

Avera & Smith, LLP
Dawn Vallejos-Nichols

Avera & Smith, LLP
Dawn Vallejos-Nichols

Firm Overview

The attorneys at our law firm have earned widespread recognition for their work. For example, they have been featured in the media. Additionally, our team has earned honors that include receiving a "Superb" rating on Avvo; being listed in The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100; earning membership to the Million Dollar Advocates Forum; being listed in the American Institute of Personal Injury Attorneys' 10 Best; and being included in The Best Lawyers in America. We also have attorneys who have been selected for inclusion in Florida Super Lawyers for multiple years, and Mark A. Avera and Lance F. Avera are AV Preeminent peer-review rated,* the highest rating, through Martindale-Hubbell.

Our personal injury practice is all-inclusive. We handle cases that involve workplace injuries, medical malpractice, dog bites, trucking accidents, car wrecks, defective products and slip-and-falls. Our law firm also handles criminal defense and business litigation issues. Avera & Smith, LLP, accepts credit cards.

* AV, AV Preeminent, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell is the facilitator of a peer-review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review RatingsTM fall into two categories - legal ability and general ethical standards.

Main Office

Main Office
2814 SW 13th Street
Gainesville, FL 32608

Phone

(352) 224-3007

Avera & Smith, LLP
Dawn Vallejos-Nichols

Avera & Smith, LLP
Dawn Vallejos-Nichols

This lawyer is licensed to practice in Florida and has no record of discipline from the Florida bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.

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This lawyer is licensed to practice in Florida and has no record of discipline from the Florida bar association. *

* Nolo has confirmed that every member attorney has a valid license and is in good standing with the state agency that licenses lawyers. Any past disbarments and suspensions (with possible exceptions for minor violations or nonpayment of dues, in our discretion) will be indicated accordingly in the badge. Member attorneys are required to notify Nolo immediately if they become the subject of any disciplinary action by any state licensing agency.