INTERNATIONAL INVESTMENT DISPUTES
Andrew acted on behalf of a foreign investor arbitrating claims pursuant to bilateral investment treaty (BIT) proceeding before the International Centre for the Settlement of Investment Disputes (ICSID).
Andrew has wide experience in drafting and advising upon the correct interpretation of conditional and on-demand bonds. He has acted for banks, bondsmen and beneficiaries in numerous matters, including actions alleging fraud, TTI Telecom International v Huchison 3G  1 All ER (Comm) 914. Recent experience includes:
- Instructed by foreign party with regard to potential action to restrain call on bond subject to English law.
- Advising on the enforceability of performance bond issued in favour of Korean ship owners and assigned under instrument subject to English law.
He has significant experience advising on the correct interpretation and effect of insurance policies and upon the provisions in standard form construction and engineering contracts and bespoke commercial contracts. He recently appeared in the Privy Council on an appeal from Trinidad and Tobago concerning the extent to which unnamed drivers were covered under policies of motor insurance. Presidential Insurance Company v Resha St Hill  UKPC 33.  3 LRC 7.