Horace Van Smith practices family law and estate planning across central Virginia, including from his offices in both the Richmond metropolitan area and Williamsburg. Van also routinely provides strategic legal counsel to business owners, elected officials, professional athletes, entrepreneurs, and political consulting firms in long-term, retained attorney-client relationships.
He is the sole owner of SMITH STRONG, PLC and a member of the family law sections of the Virginia State Bar, the American Bar Association, and the Virginia Trial Lawyers Association. Van is also a member of WealthCounsel a national organization of estate planning attorneys.
Each week, Van’s practice preserves financial assets and protects futures as individuals and their families navigate divorce/custody transitions, estate planning through the retirement years, and elder law by avoiding impoverishment from nursing home costs.
Van’s practice focuses on family law matters, including divorce, related tax and business issues, custody and support plans, property distribution, integrated solutions for wealth preservation and management post-separation, collaborative law, and civil litigation.
Van also assists families with complex trust and estate planning as well as probate matters with clients based upon his deep roots from Richmond to Williamsburg, Virginia.
Van routinely advises clients on trust analysis and administration, business and wealth succession planning, tax planning, asset preservation, and business valuation working closely with a family’s accountant and financial advisor.
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