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Ian E. Smith

Atlanta Employment Lawyer

Ian E. Smith is Counsel with Barrett & Farahany where he helps employees rebuild their lives after they have suffered from adverse job actions. He exclusively represents employees in litigation brought under Title VII, the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), and other federal and state employment statutes.

Before joining Barrett & Farahany in 2017, Ian's earlier legal career prepared him well to defend employees against their employers. He spent more than a dozen years defending some of the largest corporations in employment law matters at two of the largest international law firms.

Ian is admitted before numerous federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court. He is also admitted before the state courts of Georgia and New York.

Ian earned his law degree from Northern Illinois University College of Law and is a graduate of Morehouse College.

Ian is a past recipient of the Atlanta Bar Association's Leadership Award. He is a past Chair of the Labor & Employment Section of the Atlanta Bar Association and serves on the Editorial Board of the Atlanta Bar Association's Newsletter.

Ian lives in Atlanta with his wife, son, and Cooper, the family's Jack Russell Terrier.

Recommendations

  • IF ANYONE IS LOOKING FOR A GREAT ATTORNEY OFFICE THIS IS THE ONE.

    I have by far the best experience with this company. Ian and Marilyn  went above and beyond their work to make sure I understood everything about my case. Anytime I called they would either answer then or called me back the same day. I never felt like they didn't want to help me. They made my con...
  • BEST LAW FIRM.

    Just wanted to say that your firm is why when I clicked on Google to find the best law firm in Atlanta your firm popped up. You guys and your staff has been so courteous and professional. I want to thank Ian and Marilyn. Great dream team.
  • PROFESSIONALISM, KINDNESS, AND TRUE CARING.

    Ian, thank you for taking care of this matter for me. I don't believe I mentioned how much your professionalism, kindness, and true caring has meant throughout this time. God was truly looking over me when he chose you as my attorney. Your father did a wonderful job teaching his son not only how ...

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When you reach out to us, you will receive a complimentary consultation with one of our skilled Atlanta employment attorneys. During our initial consultation with you, we can help you to better understand your rights and will work with you to determine what course of action is in your best interest. We take great pride in providing assistance based on years of experience negotiating and litigating employment matters to protect employee interests. If you find yourself in need of dedicated legal representation, we are prepared to advocate on your behalf – our goal is always to protect employee victims of harassment, discrimination, and retaliation.

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