Danielle Smith

Ms. Smith is an investor and consumer rights attorney with a background in litigation and public entities.


Current Role

  • Associate, Hagens Berman Sobol Shapiro LLP

Recent Cases

  • BlackRock iShares ETF August 24, 2015 Flash Crash Litigation
  • Colman et al. v. Theranos, Inc., et al., Case Number: 5:16-cv-06822


  • Oakland NAACP – Legal Redress Chair
  • Board Member, Conservatory of Vocal and Instrumental Arts, Oakland, CA

Legal Activities

  • Alameda County Bar Association
  • Charles Houston Bar Association
  • Association of Certified Fraud Examiners
  • National Association of Public Pension Attorneys
  • State Association of County Retirement Systems


  • California School Boards Association - Annual Workshop for California Council of School Attorneys, December 2015.

Personal Insight

When she’s not working tirelessly to protect her clients’ interests, Danielle enjoys biking, movies and action/RPG gaming.