Neal Smith

Neal Smith
Office: Warren Hall 139

Adjunct Professor of Law

  • JD, 1982, California Western School of Law
  • BA, 1979, San Francisco State University

Professional Experience

Smith was director of training and labor relations for Compass Group, the world’s largest food service company. His responsibilities included training corporate managers, executives and attorneys in an array of business and employment issues. Smith directed operations at the San Diego Food Bank, represented Teamsters Local 542 in labor negotiations and provided food and beverage management for Sheraton Hotels.

Professor Smith teaches in the area of negotiations and labor relations.

Honors and Affiliations

Smith is a former elected official in the County of San Diego and president of the San Diego chapter of the Industrial Relations Research Association. He continues to guest lecture before organizations and universities in the field of labor relations.