Andrew practises in administrative law, commercial law, and employment and industrial law.
Before coming to the Bar, Andrew was:
- Associate to Justice Mordy Bromberg in the Federal Court of Australia;
- solicitor at Refugee Legal;
- solicitor at White Cleland Lawyers;
- consultant to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees.
Andrew has a Master of Laws (with Distinction) from University College London and degrees in Law and Science from Monash University.
Andrew is reading with Alistair Pound, and his senior mentor is Chris Horan QC.
As a solicitor, Andrew acted for asylum-seeker clients, appearing before the Administrative Appeals Tribunal and non-statutory bodies in merits review of migration and related administrative decisions, and advising clients in relation to judicial review. He regularly acted in highly sensitive and urgent matters.
At the Court, Andrew was involved in statutory construction cases, and judicial review of migration, citizenship, social security and pension, and other human rights decisions.
In commercial law, Andrew has particular experience acting in debt and insolvency disputes, retail tenancy matters, corporate structures and securities matters, and contractual disputes.
At the Court, Andrew was involved in a broad range of industrial law matters, including General Protections (“adverse action”) claims, discrimination claims, industrial disputes and trade union matters.