Essex based law firm, Thompson Smith and Puxon, have appointed Andrew Breckenridge as a Director joining their expanding Dispute Resolution team. Based in their 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 and is joining a team highlighted by the Legal 500 as a Leading Firm in Commercial Litigation.
This senior appointment is one of a number of key appointments at the firm which is set to grow significantly in a number of practice areas.
Throughout his thirty year legal 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.
The current edition of the Legal 500 notes that ‘Andrew Breckenridge is a reassuring presence to have on your side – he is knowledgeable, calm and strategic without resorting to game-playing or showboating. He communicates well – concisely and in a timely manner.’
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.”