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Andrew Butler - Tanfield Chambers

Andrew Butler

Tanfield Chambers - London

  • 2-5 Warwick Court
  • London, Greater London, UK
  • WC1R 5DJ

Practice Areas

All aspects of commercial and property litigation, with a particular emphasis on property-related professional negligence, construction, insurance and insolvency; development projects and joint ventures; commercial and residential landlord and tenant, boundary disputes and rights of way. Notable recent and ongoing cases include GenesisUKNet -v- Allianz Insurance (Merc Ct., insurance claim arising out of fire to warehouse), Smith v Eversheds (Ch Div, solicitor's undertaking given in context of subrogated mortgage indemnity claim), re 23-25 Lowndes Square (Ch Div, unfair prejudice petition brought by tenant shareholders in Management Company).

Professional Memberships

Property Bar Association, Professional Negligence Bar Association.


Called 1993. Joined Tanfield Chambers (then 2nd floor, Francis Taylor Building) 1995. Head of Business & Commercial Practice Group. Accredited mediator.


Co-author, 'Service Charges and Management; Law and Practice', Tanfield Chambers 1st Edn 2006 and 3rd Edn 2013. Regular contributor to legal publications including Sols Journal and New Law Journal.


Educated at Harrow School and University College, Oxford (MA BA Classics). Married with two children. Hobbies: all sports especially cricket, rugby, and golf.