More than 40 years of combined experience

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Dedicated Personal Injury Firm Serving Baton Rouge, Louisiana

At Smith Shanklin Sosa, LLC, we understand the sensitive nature of your situation and treat our clients like family. Our attorneys believe that skilled legal representation and genuine concern for those we serve go hand in hand. That’s why we make it our practice to handle each case accordingly.

About Our Personal Injury Firm

With decades of combined legal experience, the attorneys at Smith Shanklin Sosa, LLC are committed to giving each case our utmost attention. Personal injury claims involve a complex legal process that can be daunting to those who are already suffering unjustly, and we know that choosing a law firm you can trust requires transparency and dedication. You can rely on our guidance through every step of the legal process, from the initial consultation to the resolution of the case. Our top priority is seeking the compensation you deserve, and we don’t charge an attorney’s fee unless we are successful in obtaining a settlement or judgment for your claim.

Our Reputable Attorneys

Smith Shanklin Sosa, LLC is a partnership of three accomplished attorneys who are licensed to practice in Louisiana state and federal courts and the United States Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. While many personal injury claims settle out of court, our attorneys work together on each case to ensure the best representation in the event of a trial. Meet our team:

  • John H Smith: John graduated from the Southern University Law Center with honors in 1994 and has represented clients in high-profile cases and class action lawsuits in Louisiana and throughout the country.
  • Loren Shanklin Fleshman: Just one day after receiving her law license to practice law, Loren and John H Smith tried a wrongful death case that resulted in a multimillion dollar judgment. In 2018, she was awarded the Outstanding Young Lawyer Award by the Louisiana State Bar Association.
  • Alicia M. Sosa: A fluent Spanish speaker and honors graduate from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center, Alicia demonstrates exceptional legal proficiency in her representation of diverse clientele.

Do You Need A Personal Injury Attorney?

If you have been injured in the workplace or due to someone else’s negligence, you may be entitled to compensation. It’s important to contact a personal injury law firm right away, as the statute of limitation in Louisiana begins on the date of your injury.

Smith Shanklin Sosa, LLC has recovered millions of dollars for clients. Call us at 225-424-6094 to speak with one of our attorneys and schedule your free consultation.

Every case that we accept receives our full attention because we don’t take every case. Serious claims of injustice deserve an attorney that is fully devoted from beginning to end. No shortcuts, no empty promises. That is who we are.”