Andrew is the global Senior Partner of Pinsent Masons and chairs the firm's Board.
Andrew provides a calming influence on transactions, demonstrating a practical and commercial approach to solving complex legal issues. Perhaps as importantly, however, he plays the role of Client Partner expertly and patiently, taking time to understand our needs as a client, providing creative solutions and, above all, listening. Nothing is too much trouble for Andrew.
Hugh Raven - General Counsel and Company Secretary Kier Group plc
The whole Pinsent Masons crew have real character and a sense of togetherness. I feel this every time I work with you. You should be very proud of what you have built in recent years.
Mark Turner - Livingbridge
Andrew is a core trusted adviser to Lyceum. Over a number of years and many transactions his candour, direct and straight forward approach have consistently delivered results for us, his considerate style enables him to deliver in negotiation where many fail and makes him a pleasure to work with. Andrew assembles talented transaction teams who are effective and efficient during a deal process and are prepared to invest in the relationship in the early stages of deals.
Simon Hitchcock - Partner Lyceum Capital Partners LLP
Andrew has ultimate responsibility for the leadership of Pinsent Masons. His role is to ensure delivery of our strategy to be a purpose-led, multinational professional services business with law at its core.
The success of this strategy relies on cultivating a firm whose social and environmental responsibilities are part of its DNA, is a leader in excellence and innovation and which celebrates the importance of a diverse workforce.
Prior to becoming Senior Partner, Andrew held senior leadership roles as head of the Corporate team and head of the Transactional Services group. He is a private equity specialist with extensive experience in advising clients in the Infrastructure sector.
The nurturing of talent is important to Andrew. He led a team which developed a growth mind-set strategy in collaboration with Matthew Syed (the former Olympic table tennis player and author of “Black Box Thinking” and “Bounce”), which achieved recognition from across the legal industry.
Richard is experienced in all forms of dispute resolution – adjudication, mediation, arbitration and High Court Litigation. He is familiar with the forms of contract commonly used in the Sector.
Sam advises contractors, developers and lenders on transactional construction matters across the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors, both domestically and internationally.
Steven specialises in restructuring businesses across a range of sectors.
Stuart advises on cyber readiness, breach response, and litigation arising out of data breaches. Stuart also advises both suppliers and customers of distressed technology projects. He is experienced in litigation, arbitration, mediation and other forms of alternative dispute resolution.