Atlanta Employment Lawyer
Ian E. Smith is Of Counsel with Barrett & Farahany. Ian joined Barrett & Farahany in April 2017. After more than a dozen years defending some of the largest corporations at two of the largest international law firms, Ian now exclusively represents employees. His practice focuses on litigation brought under Title VII, the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA), the Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), as well as other federal and state employment statutes.
Ian 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. He is admitted before the state courts of Georgia and New York. Ian is admitted before numerous federal courts, including the Supreme Court. Ian graduated from Morehouse College and earned his Juris Doctorate from Northern Illinois University College of Law.
Ian resides in Atlanta with his wife, son, and Cooper, the family's Jack Russell Terrier.