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Work 020 7863 8333
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Fax 020 7863 8444
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82988 MAYFAIR
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www.forsters.co.uk

Andrew Head

Tel:
Work 020 7863 8393
Email:
Forsters LLP

Work Department

Dispute resolution.

Position

Partner

Career

Andrew has a diverse and broad-ranging practice involving professional indemnity work, complex land disputes, civil fraud cases, tax investigations and large scale group actions arising out of financial mis-selling. He is used to dealing with matters that require an understanding of a client's commercial background and the need to get to grips with large volumes of documentation in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

Andrew has considerable experience of bringing proceedings in the High Court and of international and domestic arbitrations. His negotiating skills result in many cases settling early on favourable terms to his clients.

His wealth of experience attracts a broad range of clients including international banks, major property developers, retailers, high net worth individuals and charitable institutions.  

Andrew has been recognised in the 2014 edition of Super Lawyers as a leader in his field and recommended in the Legal 500 UK, 2015.

Member

Law Society; National Liberal Club.

Education

Dulwich College; University of St Andrews (MA).

Leisure

Classical music, hill walking, travel.


London: Dispute resolution

Commercial litigation

Within: Commercial litigation

Forsters LLP's 'very down-to-earth group' has some 'genuine talent within the ranks. It enjoys great personal relationships with its clients, who are not just other customers for them'. The full-service disputes team has broad expertise across  the commercial, corporate and private wealth sectors, which compliment the firm's contentious teams in property, construction and family. The team also regularly handles matters with multi-jurisdictional elements. Emily Exton heads the dispute resolution group, which also includes Benedict Walton, Andrew Head and senior solicitors Christopher Bacon and Bryan Shacklady. Roberta Harvey joined from Charles Russell Speechlys LLP to strengthen the team's contentious trust and estates practice.

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