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Dr Ellie Smith


Principal Associate

Dr Ellie Smith

Ellie is a Principal Associate of GSDM.  She is a thoughtful, incisive and practical lawyer and victimologist, with a strong interdisciplinary focus.  She has 15 years of experience within the International Human Rights, International Criminal Law and Humanitarian Law fields, gained through legal practice, civil society engagement and academic research.  She has particular expertise in working with trauma, including within the post-conflict and justice-seeking contexts, as well as in the field of gender violence, investigation and prosecution.

Our Expertise

We have extensive legal and multi-disciplinary expertise uniquely spanning many aspects of security, disaster management and resilience planning. This includes conventional as well as emerging man-made and technological risk. Such breadth of expertise allows us to customise our client services and solutions to many different types of threats, risks, sector and geographical contexts..


Contact Us

T: +44 (0)2381 920193

Global Security & Disaster Management Ltd
Stag Gates House,
63-64 The Avenue,
Southampton, SO17 1XS

Company Registration: 10659715
VAT Registration: 299420761

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