Michael Smith

AREAS OF PRACTICE
Criminal law including summary hearings and District Court trial
Appellate work including Court of Criminal Appeal andCoronial Inquests.

Commissions of Enquiries including ICAC, PIC and ACLEI

DATE OF ADMISSION
Barrister 2002

BACKGROUND
Mr Smith has extensive experience in the conduct of criminal trials and appeals at all levels in NSW.

In 2015 Mr Smith acted as a Non-Salaried Crown Prosecutor for the Office of the Director of Public Prosecutions before returning to the private bar.

Mr Smith’s experience includes appearing in the following types of matters:

  1. Murder
  2. Sexual Assault
  3. Child sexual assault.
  4. Armed Robbery
  5. Large scale fraud
  6. Drug importation
  7. Drug distribution
  8. Money Laundering
  9. Kidnapping