36 Young Street, Manchester, M3 3FT
DX: 718188 MCH 3
Direct Dial: 0161 832 9082
5 Park Square, Leeds, LS1 2NE
DX: 713113 LEEDS PARK SQ
Direct Dial: 0113 242 1123
Embassy House, 60 Church Street,
Birmingham, B3 2DJ
DX: 13023 BIRMINGHAM
Direct Dial: 0121 200 3570
Clerked by:Gary Young
As well as acting as counsel in arbitrations and adjudications in England and foreign jurisdictions, Andrew accepts appointments as adjudicator and arbitrator and is a TECBAR panel member.
"Cuts to the heart of commercial and legal issues really quickly." "Andrew provides commercially focused advice, rolls up his sleeves and gets stuck in."
Andrew practices exclusively in the field of construction and associated professional negligence actions and appears regularly in the Technology & Construction Court and as Counsel in construction related arbitrations as well as appointments as arbitrator. Andrew enjoys a sizeable construction practice with work derived throughout England,Wales, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland.
His practice is exclusively in Construction and Engineering disputes and associated Professional Negligence actions. Andrew has also gained wide experience in the provision of procurement advice. His recent reported cases include Amey v Cumbria CC and NIHE v HBL.
Andrew is an accredited mediator with the ADR Group. He is an arbitrator and adjudicator and is listed on the TECBAR’s panels. . He also sits as a part time Judge in the TCC and is a County Court Recorder.
Year of Call: 1990; 1996 Northern Ireland;2014 Republic of Ireland
Areas of Expertise
- Construction and Engineering
- Professional Negligence
Bars of England and Wales, Northern Ireland, Republic of Ireland. MCIArb
Recorder and Approved to sit in TCC
QC 26th February 2018
Andrew is ranked as a band 1 junior construction counsel in Chambers and Partners and is likewise listed as a leading junior in The Legal 500.
He was awarded Commercial Arbitration Barrister of the year for the UK in Finance Monthly Legal awards 2016
Chambers UK 2018
"Clear and concise in his advice, Andrew is exceptional in the field of construction disputes." "He is extremely responsive to deadlines, provides a hands-on approach and has a sharp eye for detail."
Legal 500 2018
‘He has a superb intellect and precise analytical abilities.’
Chambers UK 2017
"Cuts to the heart of commercial and legal issues really quickly."
"Andrew provides commercially focused advice, rolls up his sleeves and gets stuck in."
Legal 500 2017
‘He has a superb intellect, tactical awareness and is an excellent advocate.’