Andrew King

Andrew King

  • Partner

Andrew is a partner in the Dispute Resolution Department.

Litigation expertise

His practice covers a broad range of commercial cases, with a particular emphasis on disputes arising from contentious banking and insolvency matters, the sale and purchase of companies and businesses, and joint venture and shareholder disputes. He regularly acts for banks, investment managers, private equity houses and other financial institutions in a wide variety of commercial disputes, often with an overseas dimension and involving parallel proceedings abroad.

Many of his cases involve allegations of fraud or breach of fiduciary duty and/or proprietary or restitutionary claims. He also has experience of professional negligence, environmental, IT and intellectual property disputes.

Training principal

Andrew is the firm's Training Principal and is responsible for the firm's trainees.

Chambers and Partners UK pays tribute to Andrew's "huge experience" and praises his "wide commercial litigation practice" and "solid strengths in banking and insolvency disputes".

The Legal 500 also recognise him to be "highly experienced" saying that he has "very good judgement", "handles difficult clients and difficult matters beautifully" and "has an amazing way of explaining complex concepts simply and effectively".

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