Lauren A. Smith
Top Rated Employment Litigation Attorney in Huntsville, AL
Ms. Smith’s practice is centered on the representation of businesses and municipalities in a wide range of litigation matters, including employment discrimination and retaliation, contract and lease disputes, shareholder derivative actions, and police civil-liability lawsuits.
Ms. Smith has represented municipalities, governmental officials, and private-sector entities in tort litigation brought under Alabama and federal law, including claims brought under 42 U.S.C. § 1983, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and the Federal False Claims Act (FCA). She represents clients involved in lawsuits filed in both federal and state courts, and has significant appellate experience before the United States Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit and the Alabama Supreme Court. Ms. Smith also regularly consults with clients on day-to-day employment matters involving employee policies and handbooks, discipline and termination, and exemption classifications. Using her skills and experience, Ms. Smith applies a practical approach to her clients’ problems to create solutions that make sense in today’s changing world.
In addition to her work with clients, Ms. Smith contributes to Lanier Ford’s Third-Shift Employment Law Blog (www.ThirdShiftBlog.com).
About Lauren A. Smith
First Admitted: 2008, Alabama
Professional Webpage: http://lanierford.com/attorney/lauren-a-smith
- Member, Alabama State Bar , 2008
- J.D., with great distinction, McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, CA, 2008
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Last Updated: 6/25/2022