Thompson Smith and Puxon is delighted to announce the appointment of Andrew Breckenridge as a Director joining the Dispute Resolution team. Based in our Colchester office, Andrew advises both individual and business clients on a wide range of issues involving complex disputes, dispute avoidance, mediation, related regulatory and reputational issues.

Andrew has over 30 years’ experience in Dispute Resolution, having completed his degree in Law at Newcastle upon Tyne Polytechnic before going on to the Law Society’s Final Examination at The College of Law, Chester. He has been a leading figure in commercial and banking litigation teams and is an experienced and able solicitor, acting effectively and with integrity on a broad range of litigation related work for a wide range of both individual and business clients.

Throughout his career Andrew has worked in Dispute Resolution in a number of areas including property, commercial, banking and financial services, professional negligence, insolvency, employment, construction and trusts related litigation.

Sharon Auton, who leads the TSP Dispute Resolution team said: “We are very excited to welcome Andrew to TSP and to our growing Dispute Resolution team. His depth of experience and knowledge will significantly add to our abilities to deliver exceptional service to our ever-expanding range of clients.’’

Andrew said: “I am delighted to have joined the TSP Dispute Resolution team at a point when the firm has such energy and momentum, and very much look forward to acting for both existing and new clients.”