Smith & Benowitz - Employee & Personal Injury Lawyers

Serving employees and personal injury victims in Los Angeles and throughout California and New York.

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Our promise to you

No matter the case, we will always do our best to help you in your time of need.

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Benjamin Smith and Louis Benowitz

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Millions in recoveries

for our clients and class members

Advanced case costs

no recovery = no fee

Multiple published opinions

we’ve shaped the law to protect employees

Highly educated attorneys

graduates from Cornell, USC and Loyola

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Fight back against law-breaking employers.

Practice Area: Employment Law

At Smith & Benowitz, our employment lawyers are committed to protecting the rights of employees who have suffered injustice at work. When employers violate California or federal employment laws, we help employees fight back against illegal practices and pursue all available remedies.

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Get support when you are injured.

Practice Area: Personal Injury

Our Personal Injury practice focuses on helping individuals who have sustained injuries due to the negligence of others, recover from their injuries and receive compensation to which they are entitled.

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Stand together in a class action.

Practice Area: Class Action

We can help people with claims that might not otherwise be large enough for most lawyers to pursue on an individual basis to pool their claims together on a collective basis.

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LawFlip Podcast Episode 013 – Polina & Brian Ross
In this week's episode, Brian and Polina Ross, a lovely (Jewish) couple of cannabis lawyers, enlighten us about a host of issues regarding the legal(ish) regulated cannabis industry. They talk about the highs (and lows) of California's growing cannabis industry, how they found their way into the leg
LawFlip Podcast Episode 013 – Polina & Brian Ross

29:31 | March 2, 2020

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Legal Tip of the Week | Benjy Smith | Your Case Can Take Years & Don’t Count Your Money
Legal Tip of the Week with Benjy Smith.
Your Case Can Take Years & Don’t Count Your Money

0:23 | February 29, 2020

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Legal Tip of The Week | Michelle Nabati | First Talk To A Lawyer
Legal Tip of The Week with Michelle Nabati.
First Talk To A Lawyer

0:47 | February 27, 2020

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LawFlip is a weekly podcast hosted by Benjy Smith and Louis Benowitz. Each week they’ll be covering the top Law related news stories and give you the realist and most thought provoking sauce on the subject. Tune in on Mondays at 5 AM EST/ 2AM PST!