Andrew is a dual-qualified senior solicitor and chartered surveyor. He is also a qualified arbitrator and an experienced mediator. He has particular expertise dealing with property management issues and disputes. His clients include major corporate occupiers/tenants with large portfolios as well as institutional investors/landlords and private owners. Andrew acts for many well-known companies such as leading estate agents and surveyors.
Andrew is an expert in his field and has always been able to offer understandable, patient and well-informed advice across a wide range of legal matters in relation to our property portfolio of leasehold shops and offices we occupy together with a wide range of litigation issues. Andrew understands property like no other lawyer we have engaged externally and he is always willing and able to help, offering informed expert advice and help.
Managing Director your-move 2005/10, LSL Property Services plc Executive Director 2010/2014
Commercial property management/disputes including:
Residential property disputes including:
Valuers and Estate Agency:
Please note: The experience list above may include examples of work completed prior to joining Keystone Law.
Chambers Legal Directory Leading Lawyer 2002–2018
Legal 500 Recommended Lawyer
Fellow, Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors
Fellow, Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
CEDR and ADR Net accredited Mediator
Member, Property Litigation Association
Professional articles – Estates Gazette etc
“Andrew Tugwell … is ‘extremely thorough and will leave no stone unturned’, say sources. He is dual-qualified as a surveyor and solicitor, allowing him an exceptional perspective on all property matters. He acted for Kensington Close Hotel on its high-profile rights of access dispute with London Tara Hotel.”
Chambers and Partners UK 2013
“Recognised for his expertise in complex valuation cases. He is also a qualified chartered surveyor, and this experience receives particular praise from the market. ‘His advice is always sound and is based not only on his legal knowledge but also from his surveying background’”.
Chambers and Partners UK 2018
“‘an expert in his field’ specialises in valuation issues arising from leasehold enfranchisement disputes”
Legal 500 UK 2014
“‘Impressive talent’ ‘commercial and thoroughly skillful’ highly regarded for his expertise in valuation cases and matters involving estate agents”
Legal 500 UK 2018
|2018||Keystone Law | Consultant Solicitor|
|2002 - 2018||Payne Hicks Beach | Head of Property Litigation, Partner|
|1999 - 2002||Osborne Clarke | Head of Property Litigation London, Partner|
|1995 - 1999||CMS (formerly Nabarro) | Property Litigation, Solicitor|
|1989 - 1994||TCS Surveryors | Owner, Chartered Surveryor/Valuer|
|1982 - 1989||DTZ Plc | Chartered Surveyor/Valuer|
|1997||Qualified as a Solicitor|