Tia Smith

Business Labor and Employment Law, Immigration Law
Daniels & Smith
3469 Lawrenceville Hwy Ste 310
Tucker, GA 30084-5890
(404) 719-5135

Tia Smith is the founding member of Daniels & Smith, LLC. Her area of expertise focuses on business and family immigration and civil litigation.  Tia's thorough and focused analysis of each stage of the legal spectrum, and valuable insight into difficult multifaceted matters and complex cases has resulted in solid client relationships and superior work product, qualities that serve as the bedrock of Daniels & Smith.

Tia's immigration practice focuses on a variety of employment based and family based matters. She has extensive experience representing large corporations including domestic and international companies in the various fields of education, engineering, information technology, and international religious organizations. She works hand in hand with clients  ensuring that global mobility and expansion objectives  are compliant with federal immigration regulations.  Tia also successfully represents individuals in federal proceedings in front of the U.S. Department of Labor, Department of Homeland Security, United States Citizenship and Immigration Services, and the Board of Immigration Appeals.

In addition to her immigration practice, Tia provides counsel to clients regarding their estate planning needs and regularly represents clients in civil litigation matters.

Tia attended the University of Georgia School of Law. During law school, she was a member of the Frederick Douglas Moot Court Team and member of the Mock Trial Board.  In 2008, she also ventured abroad to study International & Human Rights Law in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. Tia also serves as an Adjunct Professor at a local university and is a member of various boards in the Atlanta area. She speaks regularly at local seminars and legal conferences, offering free legal advice to underserved communities.

Tia currently resides in the Metro Atlanta area with her husband and their two sons.


University of Georgia School of Law, J.D., 2009
University of South Carolina, B.S., 2006
Certified in Corporate Ethics & Compliance Management, CECM

Memberships & Affiliations

Member, Georgia Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association
Member, American Immigration Lawyers Association
Advocate, Young Survivors Coalition