About Us

About Us

Lady Esquire Group, LLC (LEG) is a full service literary boutique and management firm founded by three attorneys. We are here to help authors achieve their goals and reach their fullest potential by offering an array of literary and media services. LEG’s aim is to combine excellent service and expertise in publicity, marketing, publishing, and literary representation. Our mission is to deliver quality books that appeal to a widespread audience. LEG’s make up of attorneys, writers, and marketing professionals who will bring their expertise to every project to make a best seller.

Our Founders

J.E. Smythe is not only a published fiction author but she has also written, edited and published multiple law manuals and reports.

Rhonda Odum has a degree in English and legal expertise in intellectual property which she gained working for BET network television.

Darcel Chandler has worked for many years as a contract attorney, drafting and negotiating substantial contractual terms. She also has  an amazing background in Public Relations, Marketing, and Promotions. She has promoted various events throughout the Charlotte area.