Astrid Smart QC

Year of Call 1999         Year of Silk 2019

"A standout junior in both personal injury and clinical negligence matters" "Recognised as a go-to advocate for complex mandates"   - Chambers UK Bar 2018

"A market leading junior for clinical negligence" - Chambers UK Bar 2015 (Ranked as Star Individual)

Astrid is Co-Director of Compass Chambers.  She is a specialist in reparation, who is ranked as a Star Individual in clinical negligence and Band 1 in personal injury by Chambers’ Guide 2019.  She has a special interest in clinical negligence, acting for both pursuers and defenders, together with expertise in medical product litigation.  She has wide experience across the spectrum of complex personal injury cases, including occupational stress, catastrophic injury, industrial disease and public liability actions.

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12th Annual Conference - Bookings Now Open!

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Bookings are now open for our 12th Annual Edinburgh Conference which is taking place... Read More

Rankings Success for Compass in Chambers UK 2020

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10.10.19

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