Andrew HoldenBarrister at XXIV Old Buildings
Andrew is a chancery and commercial specialist, whose highly-regarded practice encompasses trusts, fraud and asset tracing, probate and estate administration, and commercial litigation and arbitration.
Chambers & Partners recommends Andrew as top-ranked (band 1) practitioner in his fields of expertise, with recent editions praising him as “one of the best of his generation“: a “great strategic thinker“, “incredibly tenacious and creative”, an “accomplished advocate”, and “a master of highly technical areas of law.”
Andrew is lauded both as “a clear draftsman who produces well-reasoned opinions” and as a highly effective courtroom advocate, with clients praising him as a “wonderful junior who is very good on his feet.” His focus on the client’s commercial outcomes is also the subject of consistent praise in the directories: he is “very responsive”; “a hit with clients”; “really user-friendly”; “very approachable, accessible and practical“… a “very commercial” barrister who “puts his legal knowledge into practice in a fantastic way.” Andrew is similarly recommended in the latest editions of Chambers Global, Chambers High Net Worth, Legal 500, Citywealth, and Who’s Who Legal.
Andrew is also the author of Trust Protectors, the first full length practitioners' work dedicated to the subject of protectors