Andrew Thompson is a barrister with specialist expertise in road traffic law. Andrew has extensive experience and specialist knowledge of death by dangerous driving, drink driving cases and numerous cases in which clients were at risk of a driving disqualification or a prison sentence. In the last 12 months, Andrew has appeared at various Magistrates Courts, the Crown Court and the Court of Appeal Criminal Division.
"Many thanks for your excellent professional help in assisting me with my speeding offence. I appreciate your time and effort which included evenings and weekends to ensure a positive outcome. I shall recommend you to my friends and family should the need arise." Mr S, November 2016.
"I recently engaged Andrew to represent me in relation to serious motoring offences. I quickly became aware that he had a vast knowledge of the law and court practices. His presentation and mitigation at court can only be described as exceptional, resulting in the best possible result. I would like to thank Andrew not only for his professionalism, but also for his client care." Mr W, April 2016.
"Andrew has been most professional and consistently met and surpassed all of my expectations - you will be very lucky to have him represent you. 5 stars all the way!" Mr D, March 2016.
"Thank you very much for your assistance. Your advice, patience and swift communication impressed us greatly and although we're hoping not to be in a position to require your services in the future you can be sure we will most certainly recommend you to our friends and family." Mr K, January 2016.
Bachelor of Laws, LL.B. (Hons)
Bar Vocational Course (Very Competent)
Called to the Bar in 1998, Lincoln's Inn
Qualified to accept direct access instructions via the Public Access scheme.
Appeals against conviction and sentence
Causing death by dangerous driving
Perverting the course of public justice
Dangerous and careless driving
Speed limits and traffic signs
Drink and drug driving offences
Construction and Use offences
Endorsement and penalty points
Disqualification from driving
Single Justice Procedure Notice