Andrew Whitehead

Solicitor

Andrew is a commercial litigation solicitor based at the firm’s office in Bolton who undertakes work for a national client base. Andrew joined Stephensons in 2012 after completing his law degree at the University of Sheffield and thereafter the Legal Practice Course at the University of Law in Manchester.

Areas of specialism

Andrew specialises in all areas of commercial disputes including:

  • Breach of contract claims
  • Construction disputes
  • Injunctions
  • Director and shareholder disputes
  • Professional negligence
  • Landlord and tenant property disputes
  • Breaches of covenant dispute
  • Right of way disputes
  • Debt recovery

Andrew is experienced in representing clients in the County Court, High Court and the Court of Appeal. In addition to court proceedings, Andrew has assisted clients in resolving disputes through methods of alternative dispute resolution including mediation.

Andrew has previously worked in the dispute resolution team representing tenants of local authorities, housing associations, registered social landlords and private landlords. Andrew dealt with a wide scope of issues including homelessness, anti-social behaviour injunctions (including committal applications), possession proceedings, housing disrepair and unlawful eviction.

Away from work, Andrew is a sport enthusiast with a passion for football, golf and fell walking.