Ebony Smith advises employers on complex workforce issues, the employment relationship, compensation and benefits. She uses a background in trial and appellate clerkships to help employers manage litigation risk and respond to disputes.
In addition to judicial clerkships, Ebony worked as a contract evaluator and clerked with a Chicago law firm before joining Faegre Baker Daniels. She also completed a trade and investment internship with the British Consulate General and served as a research assistant on international issues during law school.
Chicago Bar Association — Bar Show Cast Member, 2013-present
Black Women Lawyers’ Association, 2014-present — Young Lawyer Subcommittee (Co-chair, 2015-16); Social Media Chair, 2017-present
Faegre Baker Daniels — Pro Bono Honor Roll, 2018