Andrew Butler QC


Andrew was called to the Bar in 1993 and became a tenant at Tanfield Chambers (then 2 Francis Taylor Building) in January 1995. He developed a practice combining Tanfield’s property and commercial work, becoming Head of its Business and Commercial Group in 2008. Andrew appears regularly in the High Court and Court of Appeal, where recent successes include Wells v Devani [2017] 2 WLR 1391 and Dawnus Sierra Leone Ltd v Timis Mining Corporation Ltd and another [2016] EWCA Civ 1066. An accredited mediator and member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, Andrew took silk in 2018.

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Dispute Resolution

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Harrow School University College Oxford City University


Professional Negligence Bar Association
Property Bar Association