Andrew Smith is recognised in the market as a leading litigator, advising on complex and high value commercial and corporate disputes, with particular expertise in complex M&A/transactional claims, company law and shareholder/joint venture disputes. Andrew is joint UK lead for the firm's international Corporate Disputes group.

His other areas of expertise include contractual and product liability claims, commercial defamation, civil fraud, and Judicial Review in a commercial context. Cases are frequently international in nature, and often involve applications for injunctions or similar relief. Andrew's work covers a wide range of sectors, with focus on Private Equity, Retail, Technology, Manufacturing and Energy.