Andrew leads the firm’s specialist national legal sector team and personally advises in the region of 100 law firms across the UK, ranging from Top 100 firms to sole practitioners.
Having advised law firms for the last 20 years, Andrew has developed a national reputation for his practical and specialist advice to law the sector. The range of advice he provides is diverse, including strategy, profit improvement, tax planning and business structuring, as well as the usual compliance in relation to audit and accounting matters.
Nationally Andrew is the chair of the ICAEW Solicitors’ Special Interest Group which works closely with national bodies that both represent and support the legal sector. Andrew is the current author of the annual Law Society Management Section’s South West benchmarking survey and LawNet’s annual financial benchmarking report.
Outside his work in the legal sector Andrew advises a wide range of larger corporate clients, often those operating within regulated sectors. These businesses include a mix of high profile family businesses, public funding related and mutual or semi-mutual organisations.
At a management level Andrew is a member of PKF Francis Clark’s Executive Committee where he maintains an active firm wide role.
Andrew is a governor of Falmouth University and the current chair of its Audit Committee.