Andrew advises clients on a variety of contentious matters, with a particular emphasis on disputes involving breach of contract, enforcement of restrictive covenants and franchise agreements.
Andrew trained at a leading Scottish firm and qualified as a solicitor in 2016. Upon qualification he joined the dispute resolution team of a commercial firm in London and in 2018 he became part of the commercial litigation practice at Stevens & Bolton.
Andrew acts for a range of clients, from high-net-worth individuals and owner-managed businesses to technology start-up companies and global technology manufacturers. He has experience of representing clients at injunction proceedings and also has experience of mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.
Recent highlights include:
- Obtaining injunctive relief for a technology company specialising in the manufacture of components for the Internet of Things following a breach of confidence and restrictive covenants by a former employee and his new employer
- Advising a global healthcare manufacturer on a range of disputes relating to its operations within the UK
- Successfully negotiating settlement of a dispute between a large technology company and one of its customers
- Providing advice to a global technology manufacturer in relation to a framework agreement with the UK government
Andrew has previously written for the online legal publication Law in Sport and is the current editor of Stevens & Bolton’s bi-annual newsletter, International Newsbrief.