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Chambers of David Holland KC and Reuben Taylor KC
Landmark Chambers


Andrew is a planning and public law specialist, whose experiences includes EU law, environmental law, compulsory purchase, rating and general public law matters. He has a broad inquiry, court and advisory practice, which spans all areas of his expertise and includes experience at every level of court and tribunal.

Andrew qualified as a barrister and solicitor in Australia in 1997, before working in both the private and public sector in Australia, the United States and the UK. Andrew worked as a senior solicitor in central Government undertaking public law litigation between 2005 and 2010, before moving permanently to the bar.

Since moving to the bar, Andrew has developed a wide client base, which includes major developers and landowners, central Government, NHS trusts and CCGs, local authorities, NGOs, and individuals.

Andrew is a member of the Attorney-General’s “B” panel of counsel.


Andrew is a member of the Administrative Law Bar Association, the Planning and Environment Bar Association, the National Infrastructure Planning Association and the United Kingdom Environmental Law Association.


Andrew graduated with an LLB from the University of Western Australia in 1996. In 2003, he completed a Master’s in law (LLM) at the University of Melbourne, Australia.

Lawyer Rankings

London Bar > Planning

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 3

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