Andrew specialises in company law, commercial litigation, restructuring and corporate insolvency.
His time is divided between litigation and advisory work. Much of his work involves large and contentious corporate transactions, both domestically and overseas.
Andrew is called to the Bar of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court, where he appears both led and unled. He has been instructed in significant corporate and insolvency matters in Antigua and Barbuda, Bermuda, the BVI, the Cayman Islands, Guernsey and Jersey.
Recent and current instructions include:
Re Jardine Strategic Holdings Ltd – acting for the company in ongoing merger appraisal proceedings in Bermuda arising from an amalgamation of entities within the Jardine Matheson group (led by Jonathan Crow KC and Martin Moore KC).
1Globe Capital LLC v Sinovac Biotech Ltd – acting for the well-known Chinese biopharmaceutical company in ongoing proceedings originating in Antigua which concern an unsuccessful attempt to replace its board by way of an alleged AGM ambush (led by James Potts KC).
SOSBEIS v Adam and others – acting for a former finance director of Carillion in the largest and most complex disqualification proceedings ever brought (led by James Potts KC).
Re NorthStar Financial Services (Bermuda) Ltd, Re Omnia Ltd, Re PB Life and Annuity Co Ltd– acting for the joint provisional liquidators of several insurers/financial services providers. Proceedings arising to date have concerned amongst other things, Bermuda’s Segregated Accounts Companies Act 2000 and its Insurance Act 1978 (led by Michael Todd KC).
Zavarco plc v Sidhu  EWCA Civ 1040 – acted (on appeal only) for the successful respondent to an appeal concerning a member’s liability to pay up EUR 84 million of subscriber shares in a PLC in cash (led by Patrick Lawrence KC)
Re William Hill Plc  EWHC 967 – acted for the objectors in the contested scheme for the takeover of William Hill by Ceasars Entertainment Inc (led by David Chivers KC).
Re Rockrose Energy Plc  EWHC 2496 – acted for the objectors in the contested scheme for the takeover of Rockrose Energy Plc (led by Martin Moore KC).
Re Hollysys Automation Technologies Ltd – acted for the NASDAQ-listed company in resisting a challenge to amendments introduced to its articles in the context of a contested takeover bid (led by Michael Todd KC).