Andrew Warnock QC

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Year Of Call: 1993

Silk: 2012

Andrew specialises in public authority claims with a particular expertise in claims involving: social services, education, child abuse, human rights and the police; professional negligence and other insurance related claims; clinical negligence and personal injury claims with particular experience of claims involving psychiatric injury and duty of care issues.

He took silk in 2012 and is recommended in the fields of Police Law, Education, Local Government, Personal Injury and Professional Negligence in the leading legal directories.  Client descriptions of Andrew in these directories are shown below. 

“He is a highly skilled and effective courtroom advocate.”


“Proficient in negligence cases.”

“His quiet manner belies a steely determination and intellectual rigour.”

“Probably #1 in terms of developing the law in duty of care.”

“He is someone who has an excellent academic grasp of the law and an extremely good bedside manner.”





Latest Cases Read more

Robinson v North Yorkshire County Council [2017] Newcastle

A highway authority had not owed a duty of care to fence a high road and was...

CFC v Westminster City Council and Others [2016] EWHC 3048.

A local planning authority had not owed a duty of care in relation to...

Practice Areas


  • London Common Law and Commercial Bar Association
  • Personal Injuries Bar Association
  • Professional Negligence Bar Association