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    Welcome to Avera & Avera

    Avera & Smith has been representing Floridians for more than 65 years. Our legacy is one of personal service and genuine care for our clients and local community.

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    Decades of Service in Florida

    When Bill Avera began practicing law more than 65 years ago, he set the high standards of practice that have made Avera & Smith the successful firm it is today. And our commitment to never treating our clients like numbers has always remained. You can expect caring service, experienced attorneys and state-of-the-art supporting technology.

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    Big Wins for Our Clients

    Avera & Smith represent Floridians in and out of the courtroom. From personal injury claims and workers’ compensation to criminal defense, the firm’s legacy is that of personal service and genuine care for its clients. In 2019, the Gainesville law firm has achieved more than $58 million in awarded verdicts for its clients.

WE GET RESULTS

  • $5 Million

    Traffic Accident

  • $9 Million

    Traffic Accident

  • $30.8 Million

    Traumatic Brain Injury

  • $15.5 Million

    Wrongful Death

  • $37.5 Million

    Drunk Driving

  • $19 Million

    Engle Progeny

  • $13.5 Million

    Smoking Suit

  • $11 Million

    Workers' Compensation

Who We Are

Avera & Smith has been representing Floridians for more than 65 years. Our legacy is one of personal service and genuine care for our clients and local community. This has not only earned us a great reputation, but also helped us get fair settlements and successful trial verdicts for our clients. From horrible automobile and truck accidents to lives destroyed by tobacco, Avera & Smith attorneys are here to help you get the justice you deserve. Our clients show courage every day, and we work tirelessly to give them hope for the future.

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