12KBW is thrilled to announce that Andrew Lyons will be joining chambers as a full member with effect from 1st December 2022. Andrew will be taking a short period of leave during December and will be starting in full-time practice from 12KBW from 2nd January 2023.

Andrew (2002 call) is recognised in the legal directories as a leading junior in the fields of costs and personal injury which form the core of his practice, and is also regularly instructed in the fields of clinical negligence and employment.

Andrew is a member of the A Panel for Government work. He also sits as a Recorder on the Midlands Circuit.

William Audland KC (Head of Chambers) says: “Andrew is an outstanding barrister and we are delighted that he has chosen to join 12KBW. His widely recognised expertise in heavyweight costs litigation gives our fast-growing costs team a most welcome boost; and his excellence in our other core areas of practice further strengthens our offering at senior junior level.”

Oliver Parkhouse (Director of Clerking) adds: “Andrew is another fantastic addition to the team, and we very much look forward to working with him.”