Tyrone Smith QC
  • A very fine silk whose judgement is spot-on every time. He deals really well under pressure and is utterly unflappable.

    Chambers UK 2021

  • A fearless advocate and beguiling charmer of judges and juries alike.

    Legal 500 2021

  • He finds alternative angles in cases others fail to see

    Legal 500 2020

  • Ranked as a Leading Silk in Crime

    Legal 500 2020

  • Tenacious and measured in his cross-examination.

    Legal 500

  • He is persuasive and has a real knack for getting on with people.

    Legal 500

  • An incredibly proactive and talented young Silk who takes a thorough approach to his brief

    Legal 500

Called 1994

Silk 2014

Tyrone Smith QC


Tyrone Smith is a highly regarded criminal defence advocate specialising in serious offences including murder, drugs offences and fraud.

Recommended in Crime in Chambers UK

Over many years he has gained a reputation as a fearless advocate who is effective at cross-examining lay, professional and expert witnesses. He is adept at changing his approach and tactics to meet the wide variety of criminal cases he defends in.

A measure of the regard he is held in is the fact that when those within the legal profession find themselves facing criminal charges they often turn to him for representation.

He has a specialist knowledge of telecommunications evidence, including cell site and IP evidence.


Member of the Criminal Bar Association