Andrew qualified as a solicitor in 1997. Prior to joining Myerson in May 2012, Andrew worked at major national and regional firms.
Before studying law, Andrew attended King’s College School in Wimbledon, obtained a BA Hons in Geography (University of Manchester) and an MA in Southern African Studies (University of York).
Since qualification, Andrew has specialised in corporate and commercial work and routinely advises clients in the following areas:
mergers and acquisitions (including cross border transactions involving multiple jurisdictions);
joint ventures, equity investment, university spin-outs and business start-ups (including shareholder arrangements);
share options, share buy-backs, share issues and transfers, company secretarial and dividends;
business or group restructuring/reorganisation;
commercial lending (security, priority, funding arrangements and guarantees);
commercial agency arrangements (acting for principals and agents);
partnership issues (including normal trading partnerships, farming partnerships, limited liability partnerships and limited partnerships);
franchising and franchise re-sales (acting both franchisors and franchisees). Myerson Solicitors LLP is affiliated to the British Franchise Association (BFA) and Andrew is an accredited individual with the BFA;
distribution, supply of goods and services, licensing, terms of trade and a variety of bespoke trading contracts;
intellectual property licensing and assignment.
Andrew acts for businesses in a variety of sectors, from large nationally and regionally based organisations, established small and medium sized businesses and entrepreneurs starting new businesses.
Recent transactions have included: