Association of Personal Injury Lawyers
A not-for-profit organisation representing injured people

Dominique Smith

Barrister, 1 Chancery Lane, London

Dominique is a practising barrister at 1 Chancery Lane in London. She has a broad personal injury practice, acting for both claimants and defendants in a wide variety of claims. Dominique was recently ranked in the Legal 500 as a ‘Rising Star’ in travel law.

She has expertise in areas involving jurisdictional issues, and has a particular interest in cross-border clinical negligence claims. Dominique also acts in occupiers’ liability, employers’ liability, and road traffic accident claims, as well as claims concerning highways. She regularly appears in high value fast track and multi-track trials and interim hearings, as well as in inquests.

She is currently being led in a multi-million pound noise-induced hearing loss claim. In addition, Dominique has secured numerous findings of fundamental dishonesty and has made successful applications under section 57 of the Criminal Justice and Courts Act 2015.