ATTORNEYS

  • John Randolph Smith Partner

    John Randolph Smith, “J.R.”, has over 41 years of extensive experience as a general practice attorney. As a founding partner of Smith, Barden & Wells, PC, he practices family, real estate, business and corporate, bankruptcy, wills and estates, civil and personal injury law. He also serves as a Commissioner in Chancery for the Circuit Court of the Chesterfield County.

  • Michael Owen Wells Partner

    Michael Owen Wells has been practicing law since 1985 in the Richmond area. As a partner of Smith, Barden & Wells, PC, he has extensive trial litigation experience, particularly in personal injury cases. Michael’s other areas of practice include Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 bankruptcy, civil litigation, wills, and estate planning.

  • Brooke Stephenson Barden Partner

    Brooke became a partner of Smith, Barden & Wells, PC in 2017.  She focuses her practice on representing corporations, estate planning and administration, tax representation, real estate, bankruptcy and family law.