- Rising star for ‘Health & Safety’
“Associate solicitor Andrew Swarbrick is a rising star. He is a shrewd and clever young lawyer, who has a knack for spotting the way through difficult cases”
Chambers UK 2018
Andrew is a senior associate in Kennedys’ London office. He joined Kennedys in 2018 having qualified in England and Wales in September 2016.
He specialises in advising and representing clients in health and safety investigations and prosecutions, including manslaughter, and in advising and representing clients at inquests. Andrew also has wide experience of advising clients in respect of investigations and prosecutions brought by other regulatory bodies such as the Environment Agency and Trading Standards authorities.
Andrew has experience of a wide range of industry sectors including construction, waste and recycling, automotive, manufacturing and food and retail. He regularly represents large, multi-national corporate clients. He also regularly provides advice to clients in respect of regulatory compliance issues and in particular specialises in guiding clients in respect of fire safety reform, including in particular the Building Safety Bill.
Andrew also has experience of advising and representing clients in respect of judicial review proceedings.
Andrew is a member of the Health and Safety Lawyers’ Association and the Form of Insurance Lawyers (FOIL). He also regularly presents at Kennedys’ seminars, delivers external lectures and writes articles on recent legal developments.