Andrew Smith joined Blacks Solicitors in October 2016 and is an Associate Solicitor in the Family Law team.
Andrew previously qualified as a Solicitor in 2007, having completed a degree in Law and Accounting at the University of Leeds, and then the LPC at the College of Law in York. Andrew trained and qualified at a highly regarded regional firm in Scunthorpe, eventually moving in 2011 to a commercial firm in South East Leeds.
Andrew has a wealth of experience in family law and specialises in the financial implications of relationship breakdown.
He has acted for a wide range of clients across the social spectrum and in a variety of family law matters including divorce and finances, child arrangements, same sex families, and non-married couples.
Clients and colleagues praise Andrew for his calm, unflappable approach. He is a member of Resolution and sits on the committee for West and North Yorkshire.
Andrew is also a member of the Law Society’s Family Law Panel and is a Family Mediator accredited by the Family Mediation Council and the Law Society.
In addition, Andrew is recognised by The Legal 500.