NEW ORLEANS, LA (PRWEB) October 22, 2009 – Smiley Law Group is pleased to announce that Seth J. Smiley has joined the firm as an associate attorney.
Mr. Smiley will focus his practice on Louisiana construction law and green building law.
The son of a Louisiana general contractor, prior to entering law school Mr. Smiley gained work experience in the construction industry. During law school, Mr. Smiley clerked at Smiley Law Group managing research, drafting pleadings and working directly with clients on a wide range of matters in both Louisiana and Washington.
“Seth has been a member of the Smiley Law Group family for two years now, and we’re excited to add him to our roster of counselors,” says Scott Smiley, founding member of the firm. “He has two years of hands-on experience with every one of our clients, and he’s highly qualified to join our practice.”
As the founding author of the Louisiana Green Building Law blog (www.lagreenlaw.com), Mr. Smiley will add to the firm’s offerings in green building litigation, contracting and counseling, which already includes two LEED certified attorneys.
Seth Smiley is a native of Baton Rouge, Louisiana. He earned his undergraduate degree in Political Science from Louisiana State University, and his J.D. from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law in 2009.