In the Matter of Robert Ray Smith

On May 13, 2022, the Board of Disciplinary Appeals entered a Judgment of Suspension against Georgetown, TX attorney Robert Ray Smith, 63, State Bar of Texas Card No. 18678070.  On November 14, 2019, an Order of Deferred Adjudication was filed in Cause Number D-1-DC-18-904235, styled The State of Texas v. Robert Smith, in the 403rd Judicial District Court of Travis County, Texas, wherein Smith was placed on deferred adjudication community supervision for three years for the offense of third-degree felony forgery.  This offense constitutes an Intentional Crime as defined by the Texas Rules of Disciplinary Procedure.  Smith is suspended from the practice of law from May 13, 2022, extending through November 11, 2022.  In an agreed judgment in a separate disciplinary proceeding, Smith was suspended from the practice of law for a period of five years, beginning October 11, 2019, and ending October 10, 2024; that suspension remains in effect and Smith remains subject to all terms and conditions of that agreed judgment.  BODA case no. 66183.


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Compulsory Discipline
Date Filed: 
Tuesday, December 14, 2021
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Docket Date: 
Friday, April 29, 2022
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