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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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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Ep 35: Ayesha Sehra — Fitness Fanatic & Founder of Grow the Social
Ayesha Sehra joins host Benjy Smith for a scintillating conversation. Ayesha is the Founder and CEO of Grow the Social, a Los Angeles-based branding and public relations agency that provides services for major and celebrity brands, and influencers. She's also a fitness fanatic and an inspiration to
Ep 35: Ayesha Sehra — Fitness Fanatic & Founder of Grow the Social

33:07 | August 3, 2020

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Ep 34: Barrett Prendergast — Founder of Valleybrink Road
Barrett Prendergast joins host Benjy Smith for an inspiring and stimulating conversation. Barrett, a trailblazing female entrepreneur, founded Valleybrink Road, a luxury gifting and floral design studio with a nationwide following and customer base. Barrett’s life journey has been truly fascinating.
Ep 34: Barrett Prendergast — Founder of Valleybrink Road

35:43 | July 27, 2020

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Ep 33: Rhea Carlisle — First Recorded Interview w/ Goodies LA Founder
Goodies founder Rhea Carlisle explains why she decided to show her face for the first time, and her journey from feeling empty about designing homes for 1%ers to creating a fan-obsessed company featuring home goods for under $25. Find out how she inspires people to wait in 7-hour lines during a pand
Ep 33: Rhea Carlisle — First Recorded Interview w/ Goodies LA Founder

46:45 | July 20, 2020

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