Head of contentious probate and legacies at Shakespeare Martineau, Andrew acts for individuals and charities in resolving disputes regarding wills, trusts, estates and powers of attorney. He handles a wide variety of disputes for local, national and international clients. He has particular expertise in dealing with disputes regarding high value and complex estates, often including cross-border elements.
He is an experienced litigator, both in the High Court and the Court of Protection, but is also is very experienced in methods of alternative dispute resolution, particularly mediation.
Andrew frequently acts as an independent trustee, executor or administrator, often in high value and complex estates involving disputed aspects.