Andrew Croft

Senior Associate

T: 020 7469 0412
E: a.croft@beale-law.com

Andrew Croft

Education
University of York, BA (History)
BPP Law School, GDL (Distinction)
BPP Law School, LPC (Distinction)

Admitted
England and Wales 2011
Ireland 2019

Location
London


Andrew is an associate in the Construction and Engineering Group.

Andrew trained and qualified as a solicitor at Beale & Co. During his training contract Andrew spent 6 months on secondment to a major consultant during which he gained valuable in-house perspective and an understanding of commercial issues.

Andrew has experience of both non-contentious and contentious matters and has advised engineers, architects, contractors, specialist sub-contractors, interior designers, Principal Designers and CDM co-ordinators. Andrew's non-contentious experience includes advising on construction contracts, professional appointments, joint venture agreements, collateral warranties, guarantees and novation agreements.

Andrew has experience of adjudication, arbitration, HSE investigations and litigation.

Andrew has a particular interest in Building Information Modelling (BIM).  Andrew contributed to the 2011 Government BIM Strategy Paper, was involved in drafting the CIC BIM Protocol and co-chaired a BIM roundtable event in March 2015. 

Andrew has significant experience of advising in relation to international projects, including projects in the Middle East and Africa.

Andrew is a regular speaker in relation to the key industry issues, including BIM, late payment and the CDM Regulations 2015.

Andrew writes a monthly section in Lexis Nexis' Construction Law which examines the latest court rulings relating to construction.

Andrew is a member of Beale & Co's charity group Bun's of Steel.

Andrew is a member of Society for Construction Law.