Tonya R. Smith

Tonya R. Smith
(337) 504-7765 ext. 101
tonya@smithboudreaux.com

Tonya R. Smith has been a civil litigator in Lafayette, Louisiana, since graduating from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University and passing the bar in 2005. Tonya R. Smith has been defending insurance companies since graduating law school in 2005 and self-insureds, municipalities, and other government entities since 2012. After working with several defense firms in Lafayette, she founded Smith & Boudreaux, LLC in 2015 with Kathy S. Boudreaux. Ms. Smith has experience in personal injury, workers’ compensation, motor vehicle accidents, product’s liability, and municipal liability lawsuits.

Kathy S. Boudreaux

Kathy S. Boudreaux
(337) 504-7765 ext. 102
kathy@smithboudreaux.com

Kathy S. Boudreaux, a founding member of the law firm Smith & Boudreaux, LLC, is a civil litigator with a focus on workers’ compensation, motor vehicle accidents, and premises liability. She has been defending self-insured businesses and insurance companies since graduating law school in 2006 and municipalities and other governmental entities since 2012. She has worked extensively in matters involving insurance defense and governmental liability, including representation of the Lafayette Parish School Board. She has tried several cases to successful conclusion before the 15th Judicial District Court and argued several successful cases before the Louisiana Courts of Appeal. She earned her J.D. and Bachelor of Civil Law from the Paul M. Hebert Law Center at Louisiana State University in 2006 and earned a B. A. in History at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. She is a member of the Lafayette Bar Association, the Louisiana State Bar Association, and is certified to practice before all Louisiana courts, including the federal district courts and the federal Fifth Circuit Court of Appeal.

Brenda L. Mistrot

Brenda L. Mistrot
(337) 504-7765 ext. 103
brenda@smithboudreaux.com

Brenda L. Mistrot, currently of counsel with Smith & Boudreaux, LLC, has been defending insurance companies since graduating law school in 1990 and self-insureds and governmental entities since 2014. Her focus is on workers’ compensation and motor vehicle accidents.