WinchesterSMS is excited to announce that it has opened its newest office in Winchester, Virginia.  In response to requests by our valued clients, our Winchester office is perfectly situated to assist our clients in the eastern panhandle of West Virginia and the Shenandoah Valley of Virginia, including Martinsburg, West Virginia, Berkeley County; Charles Town, West Virginia, Jefferson County; Berkeley Springs, West Virginia, Morgan County; Romney, West Virginia, Hampshire County; Hardy, Grant and Mineral Counties in West Virginia, as well as the entire Shenandoah Valley of Virginia.

The office will provide defense litigation services in a wide range of practice areas, including cases involving insurance, public entities, construction, education, professional malpractice, and general litigation defense.   We maintain a diverse defense practice, assisting businesses, insurers, and employers in risk management and defense matters.

SMS is a Martindale Hubbell AV Preeminent® rated law firm.  We have also been identified as a Best’s Recommended Insurance Law Firm, illustrating our firm’s commitment to the insurance industry.  Since 1927, the Best’s Directories have been the premiere insurance reference tools for locating client-recommended attorneys and other insurance service providers.  SMS was designated a Metro Tier 2 “Best Law Firm” by U.S. News & World Report.  SMS has also been recognized by Fortune Magazine and American Lawyer Media as a “Top Ranked Law Firm” for 2015.

The new office is conveniently located at 116 South Stewart, Street, Winchester, Virginia 22601.  For inquiries about services or representation, please contact SMS Managing Member William R. Slicer at