Andrew joined Stevens & Bolton LLP in 1997 having qualified at and spent several years with a leading City firm. He became a partner in 2000.
Andrew's expertise is in all aspects of commercial dispute resolution, his experience ranging from the managing of complex and substantial claims for larger corporates and private individuals to everyday trading disputes for owner-managed businesses. Specialisms include advising on professional negligence, corporate transactional and franchising disputes. Significant international work has included acting for a Canadian mineral producer in arbitration proceedings with a Swiss trader, for an Italian manufacturing business in a claim against a London bank under a documentary credit, and for a Slovak lawyer in high profile Commercial Court proceedings brought by a private equity group against him and a major US law firm.
Ranked in Chambers UK 2015 Andrew is praised for his ability to “assess and explain the risks and provide sound, practical and targeted advice”. In Chambers UK 2017, he is described as "very astute, he gets to the nub of the issue very quickly, he is resolute and his advice is very precise and unequivocal. He is an excellent advocate". In Chambers UK 2018, he is described by clients as "an outstanding lawyer who is good at cutting through and getting to the issues quickly".
As a qualified solicitor advocate, Andrew has conducted trials and many other hearings in the High Court and County Court. He is a fluent French speaker.