Andy is an experienced commercial lawyer specialising in the industrial, engineering and manufacturing sector, and also heads up Brodies’ Sports practice.

He has a strong breadth and depth of experience in UK and cross-border commercial law, including complex commercial contracts (such as outsourcing arrangements, distribution and agency agreements, technology, goods and services agreements), intellectual property and data protection. Andy advises on both transactional and advisory work for some of Scotland’s best known industrial and sporting organisations.

Andy also advises clients in a range of other sectors including cosmetics, transport and infrastructure, food and drink, and hotels and leisure. Having previously worked for a Franco-American law firm in Paris and with extensive in-house legal experience, Andy provides commercially-focused advice and quickly identifies risk.

Living Brodies' values

Clients and colleagues appreciate Andy’s open, professional and personable approach, which reflects Brodies' collegiate culture.

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  • Advised on several significant outsourcing arrangements in the retail sector.
  • Recently been involved in advising on e-ticketing arrangement for the FIFA Women’s World Cup.
  • Regularly quoted in the media on topics of particular resonance to clients.
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  • Legal 500 UK 2023 recommends Andy for Sport expertise.