Andrew is a Partner in the Real Estate Team.
He specialises in pensions transactions and leases on retail property. He has particular expertise in franchise work with a food and drink element. Key clients include the Subway food franchise. Andrew and his team are accredited by the British Franchise Association (BFA).
He advises clients on all aspects of due diligence including reviewing title, commissioning searches and reporting on title, as well as drafting, negotiating and agreeing all legal documents including agreements for lease, leases, licence for alterations, underleases and side letters. He advises clients in respect of units at all stages of development both new and old in respect of registered and unregistered land.
Prior to private practice, Andrew was a graduate trainee at Eagle Star Insurance and went on to head up a team of loss adjusters.
He is recognised as a leading figure in Real Estate by the Legal 500.
- Advising Subway Realty Limited in respect of store purchases, disposals and new leases across the full spectrum of retail locations including out of town retail developments, the high street, shopping centres, supermarkets, railway and London Underground stations and advises in respect of units at all stages of development both new and old in respect of registered and unregistered land.
- Advising a nationally regarded self-invested pension scheme provider in its relocation to a new premises in the heart of Bristol's central business district.
- Advising Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council regarding negotiating with a Foundation School to obtain possession and ownership of land at their North Campus.