Daniel D. Smith, Esq.

Smith & Pugh, PLC
161 Fort Evans Road, NE, Suite 345
Leesburg, VA 20176
Tel: (703) 777-6084 | (703) 478-1895
Fax: (703) 771-6383

Gammon & Grange, Of Counsel
8280 Greensboro Drive, 7th Floor
McLean, VA 22102
Tel: (703) 873-7349 | (866) 896-7682
Fax: (703) 761-5023

Areas of Practice:
Tax, Trust, and Estate Planning
Trust and Estate Litigation
Probate
General Business and Corporate Law

Bar Admissions:
Virginia, 1969; Maryland, 1996; District of Columbia, 1973;
U.S. District Court of the District of Columbia, 1973;
U.S. District Court Eastern District of Virginia, 1976;
U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 1990;
U.S. Court of Appeals District of Columbia Circuit, 1973; 
U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit; U.S. Tax Court, 1979;
Virginia Supreme Court, 1969; U.S. Supreme Court, 1973

Education:
University of Virginia School of Law, J.D., Charlottesville, Virginia, 1969
Indiana University, B.A., Bloomington, Indiana, 1966

Published Works:
Uses of Trusts: When? And Why?, Virginia Committee on Legal Education, Virginia Law Foundation, 1997
Uses of Trusts: When? And Why?, Virginia Committee on Legal Education, Virginia Law Foundation, 1996
Trusts: A Basic Course, Virginia Committee on Legal Education, Virginia Law Foundation, 1995
Estate Planning, (Co-Author), Continuing Professional Education, 1993
Estate Planning and Probate in Virginia, National Business Institute, Inc.,1992
Conservation Easements and Historic Preservation - A Primer on the Law,
Virginia Committee on Legal Education, Virginia Law Foundation, 1990
Advanced Estate Planning Techniques in Virginia, National Business Institute, 1989

Law School Faculty and Administration Experience:
International School of Law (Now George Mason School of Law)

  • Founding Administrative Dean, 1972 - 1978
  • Associate Professor, Acting Dean of the Law School

U.S. Military Service
U.S. Marine Corps, 1969 - 1972 Officer

Community Service
Young Life of Loudoun County Founding Chairman
Christian Businessmen's Committee of Leesburg, Founding Chairman
M.E. Foundation Board Member
Life Line, Inc. Founding Director
Fletcher Trust & Loudoun Hospital Pension Fund, Chairman and Trustee
Prison Fellowship, 1976 - 1986, Founding Director and General Counsel
Loudoun Vocational Education Fund, 1990 - 1991, Founding General Counsel
Loudoun Healthcare Foundation, 1992 - 1993, Founding Trustee & Chairman
Riverside Foundation, President

Past Employment Positions:
Jordon Coyne Savits, Of Counsel, 1986 - 1997

Languages: German