Andrew specialises in sanctions and export control, international litigation and arbitration, EU and public international law. His work includes advising on all aspects of EU and public international law, whether contentious or non-contentious, and he has broad experience advising on issues relating to the energy sector.
Before joining Herbert Smith, Andrew was a senior assistant legal adviser to the Foreign and Commonwealth Office of the United Kingdom. He was posted to the UK Permanent Representation to the EU between 2004 and 2008, where he worked on a broad range of EU legal and policy matters.
Andrew has extensive experience in representing clients in proceedings before a variety of international and domestic judicial bodies, including the European Court of Justice and General Court, the English House of Lords and Court of Appeal, and in major international arbitrations under the rules of different arbitral institutions and under a variety of governing laws.
Andrew is qualified as a solicitor in England and Wales. He has worked in our offices in Paris, London and Hong Kong, and speaks English and French fluently.