Expertise

Andrew joined Addleshaw Goddard as an Associate in the Commercial Team in April 2018.

Andrew's experience includes experience in both private practice and in-house environments.

Andrew has experience in advising a range of clients across the private sector and public sector on a variety of commercial, IP and data protection issues.  His experience includes advising on commercial contracts, e-commerce arrangements (including sales to consumers), IP licences, software licences, support and maintenance agreements, and data protection compliance (including the upcoming General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)).

Experience

Key recent instructions include:

  • Advising a major vehicle manufacturer on a significant sale of buses to a public authority in New Zealand.
  • Advising a leading provider of public services on the procurement of SaaS and support services for its IT infrastructure.
  • Advising a major UK department store on the introduction of a nationwide electronic point of sale and stock management system for its store and warehouse network. 
  • Advising a major UK retailer on the introduction of a number of concessions to its stores.
  • Advising a US clothing brand on the operation of its European e-commerce websites (including advice in respect of the Consumer Rights Act 2015 and related regulations and the GDPR.
  • Advising a FTSE100 "Big Four" supermarket on a variety of commercial matters, including the introduction of new customer store websites, and a significant installation of plant and machinery at its manufacturing sites.
  • Advising a market leading food service wholesaler and convenience store operator on its GDPR compliance programme.
Professional memberships
  • Member of the Law Society of England & Wales
Year qualified
  • 2014
Education
  • BA (Hons) Economics, Northumbria University
  • GDL and LPC, Leeds Beckett University