Practice Areas

Practice Areas

As employees, families, and citizens of Louisiana, you have a right to legal protection in every facet of your day-to-day life. The attorneys of The Smith Law Firm have been defending the rights of citizens in Baton Rouge, Louisiana for 48 years and we are prepared to help you in your time of need. We handle a wide variety of cases and are prepared to handle your needs in the following practice areas:

Labor and Employment Law


Wage/ Hour Violations

Leave Disputes

Disability Benefits

Wrongful Termination


Contract Disputes

OSHA Protections

Sexual Harassment

Unemployment Insurance

Hostile Work
Environment Disputes

Civil Service (State and Federal)

Civil Rights Violations

Police misconduct

Discrimination in public accommodation,
education, housing, voting

Due Process

1st Amendment

Searches and Seizures

Governmental Law

Public records disclosure and open meeting compliance

Licensure matters for business owners and professionals

Expropriation and eminent domain

Social Security

Personal Injury

Criminal Law

Family Law



Support Payments


Prenuptial/Postnuptial agreements

Father’s Rights


Community Property

Parental Alienation

Environmental Law

Toxic Exposures



Employment Law Firm

Employment Law Firm