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Dominic Smith National Operations Co-Ordinator

Experience Profile

Dominic is national operations co-ordinator at Slater and Gordon Lawyers in Manchester.

Working in the legal industry for over 21 years, Dominic has experience in strategic planning, operations and general management. His current role includes supporting the National Chest and Asbestos Disease Group with business development, strategic alignment with market and management of Slater and Gordon’s Asbestos Support Worker. Previously, Dominic worked in Slater and Gordon in Australia for 14years.

As a litigation executive, Dominic has pursued compensation for victims of asbestos exposure suffering from mesothelioma, lung cancer, asbestosis and pleural thickening. His role has also involved preliminary investigations for those who have been diagnosed with an asbestos related disease.

A highlight in Dominic's legal career was to assist in the litigation of Puttick v Tenon Limited [2008] HCA 54 (121 November 2008).

Dominic is also responsible for managing the National Asbestos Register. 


Career history

  • Since 2014 Slater and Gordon (UK)

  • 2000 - 2014 Slater and Gordon (AUS) 

  • 1993 - 2000 D’Angelo & Partners