Anchors Smith Grimsley

Law Firm in Fort Walton Beach, FL
Serving the Community Since 1961

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About This Firm

Established in 1961, Anchors Smith Grimsley provides a full range of legal services in the rapidly developing area of Florida Panhandle in Northwest Florida, including Fort Walton Beach, Destin, DeFuniak Springs, Navarre and Tallahassee. The firm's objective is to provide a full range of transactional and litigation legal services to our local clients and to be uniquely positioned to provide representation and local support to out of state clients and their general counsel. The transaction side of the firm is complimented by an extensive and full range civil, criminal and administrative trial practice. Members of the firm have provided their time to the legal profession and the civic community through service on the Judicial Nominating Commissions for trial and appellate judges, the Florida Bar Grievance Committee, the Florida Bar Board of Bar Examiners, the First Judicial Circuit Committee on Legal Professionalism, and presidencies of the Okaloosa Walton Bar Association and the Greater Fort Walton Beach Chamber of Commerce. Members of the firm include former and present city attorneys, school board attorneys, assistant state attorneys, and deputy general counsels to the Florida Governor. Several of the firm members are certified by the Florida Supreme Court as Circuit Court mediators.

Our practice areas include: Appellate, Arbitration & Mediation, Bankruptcy, Business Transactions, Community Assoc., Construction & Liens, Contract Law, Criminal, DUI & Traffic, Employment Law, Estate Planning & Probate, Family Law, Property Insurance Claim Disputes, Governmental Relations & Administrative Law, Personal Injury, Products Liability, Real Estate Closings & Foreclosures, Real Estate & Condominium Development and Tax Law. We maintain offices in Fort Walton Beach and Destin.

Areas of Law

  • Banking and Corporate Law
  • Bankruptcy and Employment Law
  • Business and Commercial Litigation
  • Civil Trial and Appellate Law
  • Condominium and Land Use Law
  • Construction and Lien Litigation
  • Criminal Trial and Appellate Law
  • Real Estate
  • Estate Planning and Probate
  • Family Law
  • Governmental Relations and Administrative Law
  • Insurance Coverage Disputes
  • Personal Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Real Estate Closings.

Overall Client Rating

in Business Law and General Practice
4.5 out of 5.0

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  • Recommended by 7 Clients
  • Last reviewed on 05/07/13
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  • Accepts American Express
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
Partnership Information

A Professional Limited Company


First City Bank of Florida, Vanguard Bank and Trust Co., Whitney Bank, Okaloosa County School District, Town of Cinco Bayou, Destin Water Users, South Walton Utilities, Emerald Coast Board of Realtors, Waste Management Inc. of Florida, Physicians Home Health Care, Resort Quest, Noland Co., Preston Hood Chevrolet, Attorneys Title Insurance Fund, First American Title Insurance Co. and Seaside Development Co.


APPROVED ATTORNEYS FOR: First American Title Insurance Co., Attorneys Title Insurance Fund and TICOR Title Insurance Co.


First City Bank, Whitney Bank and Vanguard Bank and Trust Co.

Contact Information

Firm Address

Anchors Smith Grimsley
909 Mar Walt Drive, Suite 1014, P.O. Box 2379,
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32549






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Office Information
 909 Mar Walt Drive, Suite 1014, P.O. Box 2379,
Fort Walton Beach, FL 32549


Office Hours
08:30 AM- 05:00 PM
08:30 AM- 05:00 PM
08:30 AM- 05:00 PM
08:30 AM- 05:00 PM
08:30 AM- 12:00 PM
By appointment
By appointment

Other Offices
Destin, Florida Office: 988 Airport Road, 32541. Telephone: 850-863-4064. Fax: 850-664-5728.

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