Clough & Willis Corporate and Commercial team
Andy Herricks appointed Head of Corporate
Andy has over 20 years’ experience working as a corporate and commercial lawyer advising entrepreneurs and owner-managed clients across the North West. His specialisms include share sales, acquisitions and MBOs through to advising on complex shareholders’ agreements, re-organisations, share buy-backs and de-mergers.
On the commercial side, he also advises on complex contractual arrangements and has particular expertise in advising digital and creative clients on brand protection and other intellectual property issues.
Over the years, Andy has worked his way through the ranks in private practice both in the city centre and other niche practices and has also spent time working in industry. In 2008 he was one of the founding partners of a niche commercial firm in Blackburn and helped deliver year on year growth in a very difficult economic climate.
Lee Marston – managing partner at Clough & Willis commented: “Over the past year we have seen a definite upturn from corporate and commercial clients needing our support, so Andy’s arrival comes at just the right time. He has a reputation for giving straight-forward advice on complex legal matters that I know will add real value to our clients.”
Andy added: “As a Bury lad I am thrilled to return to my home town and to take up this opportunity with Clough & Willis. Moving forward, my focus will be on delivering commercial legal services to clients old and new as well as developing new relationships to steer the team into its next phase of growth.”