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 very calm and focused and has great knowledge and experience of the law on abuse claims.”

"Supremely clever, calm and reliable. He is extremely user-friendly and pleasant."

“He represents forces in civil claims.”

“Very impressive.”

"Extremely knowledgeable and unquestionably one of the easiest lawyers to work with."

"He's an expert on all matters relating to local authority liability, and always delivers a first-class service."

"He manages to absorb a huge amount of detail and has great recall."

"He's very bright, as well as being extremely accessible and user-friendly."








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Sumner v Colborne

Court of Appeal - 4th May 2018 

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Practice Areas


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