Welcome to BaxleySmithwick

Located in one of the United States' fastest growing coastal communities, the law firm of BaxleySmithwick PLLC is dedicated to providing comprehensive legal representation to residents and businesses in Brunswick County, North Carolina. With offices in Shallotte, our attorneys and staff primarily assist clients with commercial and residential real estate transactions, estate planning and administration, business law, traffic law and criminal defense, and immigration and nationality law.

Attorney Douglas W. Baxley began the practice of law in Brunswick County, North Carolina in 1975. After practicing as a sole practitioner and then partner in the firm of Baxley & Trest, Mr. Baxley founded the law firm of BaxleySmithwick PLLC in 2006.