Representing professionals, businesses and individuals since 2010
Practicing from Scarmans Solicitors, London, Barry Smith is a new breed of Barrister authorised to handle all aspects of criminal, civil and regulatory litigation.
Barry has extensive experience of being instructed to act in the criminal courts to defend individuals accused of the whole spectrum of criminal offences, including supply of drugs, fraud, serious violence and murder. He combines detailed case preparation, sound analysis and a persuasive courtroom style to get the best results for his clients.
Whether instructed by the Crown Prosecution Service or private individuals and companies, Barry's prosecution experience includes offences against the administration of justice, fraud, intellectual property, insolvency and other business crime.
Professionals in all fields are increasingly the subject of litigation brought by regulators which require experience and expertise to properly defend. Barry has successfully opposed actions brought by a variety of professional and healthcare regulators to ensure that his clients can continue their careers with their reputation intact and their practice unrestricted.