Legal Assistant

Andrew Watson

Andrew is a legal assistant in the Corporate and Financial Crime team.

Since joining the firm in 2018, Andrew has been involved in a number of cases concerning HMRC and Trading Standards as well as matters involving extradition and the Proceeds of Crime Act 2002.

Prior to joining BCL, Andrew was a paralegal at a City law firm where he was involved in a large-scale prosecution brought by the SFO concerning the manipulation of Euribor. Andrew also has experience in matters concerning the GMC, HCPC and BSB as well as in more conventional criminal defence work.

Before starting his career, Andrew read history at university before converting to law and was subsequently called to the Bar by Gray’s Inn.

Professional Memberships:

  • The Honourable Society of Gray’s Inn
  • The Young Fraud Lawyers’ Association
  • The Criminal Bar Association