Andrew Lyons > Ropewalk Chambers > Nottingham, England > Lawyer Profile

Ropewalk Chambers
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Work Department

Personal injury, costs, counter fraud, clinical negligence, disease, employment, credit hire.


Andrew specialises in cases involving personal injury (all areas, including clinical negligence and disease work), costs, fraudulent claims and employment law.


Called 2002; appointed to the Education and Training Committee of the Bar Standards Board 2010; appointed to the Bar Standards Board pupillage committee 2014; Appointed as a Recorder on the Midland Circuit in 2020.


Personal Injuries Bar Association; Professional Negligence Bar Association; Employment Law Bar Association.


BA (Exon); MA Dunelm.

Lawyer Rankings

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Costs

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 1

Andrew LyonsRopewalk Chambers ‘Andrew is a highly tenacious yet fair advocate. He is very fair in dealings with opponents.’ 

The costs team at Ropewalk Chambers offers services across the broad spectrum of costs work, including funding arrangements, inter-parties’ disputes, regulatory issues, budgeting, and other advisory work. Andrew Lyons is currently representing a claimant in a dispute of whether an insured party can recover a solicitor’s cost in full if the solicitor instructed is off-panel. Shilpa Shah successfully acted for a defendant in an immigration case where a minor was found to have been mistreated and wrongly assessed by the Home Department.

Regional Bar > Midland Circuit > Personal injury

(Leading Juniors)Ranked: Tier 2

Andrew LyonsRopewalk Chambers ‘Andrew is meticulous in his preparation, and sharp in conference. His paperwork is fantastic, thorough and client skills are very good. He is approachable, unflappable and inspires confidence with clients.’