Carolyn Smith

Manchester Mosley Street

Contact tel
01612334321 (ext.1003)

07718 785 389


Solicitor Advocate


Carolyn is a Higher Court Advocate in Manchester.

Based at our Manchester office, Carolyn forms part of the High Court Advocate’s department.  Appearing on behalf of client’s in the Crown Court on a daily basis, Carolyn’s attention to detail and precise case analysis, enables her to ensure flawless, innovative, professional, robust and professional approach to the Criminal Defence Work she undertakes.

Carolyn has extensive knowledge and experience in representing client’s who face the most serious allegations such as Murder, Rape, Manslaughter, Causing death by dangerous driving, Complex Drug importation, conspiracy to supply drugs, possession of drugs with intent to supply, gangland murders but to name a few.

Carolyn enjoys membership on the firms VHCC Panel and has done for many years, as one of the firms Very High Cost Case panel members; Carolyn is frequently instructed to represent the interests of clients whose cases can properly be described as complex and sensitive.

As a respected and well established Higher Court Advocate, Carolyn’s specialist knowledge of all matters ranging from Actual Bodily Harm, Affray, Murder,  Proceeds of crime, complex fraud, supply of class A drugs, and Gangland Murders allows her to pro-actively represent the interests of her clients.

Carolyn’s experience in dealing with the most serious and widely publicised cases, means that she is more than familiar with all types of investigations that assist his clients case, such as Forensic accounting, cell site analysis, mobile telephone evidence analysis and forensic analysis, computer analysis, ANPR (Automatic Number Plate Recognition).This professional, pro-active approach means that Carolyn will leave no stone unturned in representing her client’s best interests.

Notwithstanding Carolyn’s niche area of practice, she successfully represents people facing various allegations such as Theft, Robbery, Dangerous Driving, Fraud, S.18 Wounding, Affray, S.47 Assault and many more besides.

As well as Crown Court advocacy, Carolyn also appears in the Court of Appeal