- General Employment Litigation
- Labor and Preventive Practices
|University ||North Carolina University School of Humanities and Social Sciences, B.A., 1991|
|Law School||University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Law, J.D., with Honors, 1996|
|Admitted||1996, North Carolina and U.S. District Court, Eastern, Middle and Western Districts of North Carolina; 2002, U.S. Court of Appeals, Fourth Circuit|
Bar & Professional Association Memberships
North Carolina Bar Association
Ann H. Smith is a Shareholder in the Raleigh, North Carolina, office of Jackson Lewis P.C. She has practiced employment law since 1996, and has handled a wide variety of employment matters before federal and state courts and administrative agencies.
Ms. Smith has represented and advised Fortune 250 companies as well as governmental entities. Her litigation experience includes general employment law disputes involving claims pursuant to the ADA, FMLA, FLSA, and Title VII. Ms. Smith has also represented numerous public entities and is well-versed in immunity issues.
She is a frequent speaker before business and employer associations, including the North Carolina League of Municipalities, the North Carolina Municipal Attorney's Association and the International Public Management Association for Human Resources.
While attending law school, she was a member of the Holderness Moot Court.
Honors and Recognitions
•Wake County Volunteer Lawyers Program, Outstanding Volunteer (2002)
• Damages, Damages, Damages! Damages Issues and Practical Strategies for Damges Containment, DRI Employment Law Seminar Manuscript (January 2003) [Co-Author]
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August 17, 2015
Jackson Lewis Attorneys Recognized in The Best Lawyers in America 2016
August 17, 2015
WHITE PLAINS, NY (August 17, 2015) Jackson Lewis P.C., one of the country's preeminent workplace law firms, is pleased to announce 137 of the firm's attorneys have been named to the 2016 edition of Best Lawyers. In addition, 10 attorneys were named “Lawyer of the Year” in their respective
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