Andrew discovered his passion lay in criminal law early in his legal studies and began making efforts to gain experience in the industry. He commenced working at Potts Lawyers as a law clerk while completing his studies.
Andrew was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland in 2013 after obtaining a Bachelor of Laws from Queensland University of Technology and a Graduate Diploma of Legal Practice.
Andrew regularly appears as solicitor advocate for clients in courts of all jurisdictions and particularly enjoys this area of criminal law.
‘Being able to provide a voice for clients in situations where they are unable to speak for themselves is an immensely rewarding experience and a vital aspect of criminal practice.’
He has a wide range of experience in criminal and related matters, including:-
- Serious drug offences;
- Domestic Violence matters;
- Coronial inquests and royal commissions;
- Traffic and drink driving law;
- CCC hearings; and
- Work licence applications.
Andrew is based in our Brisbane office and appears regularly in all courts throughout the Brisbane area.