Name: Andrew Clarke
Location: Newcastle Upon Tyne
Qualifications: BA (Hons) Degree in Journalism
Costs Drafting History: 9 years
Andrew joined Bidwell Henderson as an experienced costs draftsperson in May 2018 having started his career in costs with John M. Hayes in 2010. Andrew deals with a wide range of Legal Aid billing matters to include care, housing, judicial review and family work. Andrew has extensive experience in preparing XML e-bills together with inter-partes knowledge having previously prepared large value multi-track bills, Precedent H costs budgets and replies to points of dispute.
Profile: Away from the office Andrew attends a boxing class at Northumbria University, follows Newcastle United, is a keen cyclist and enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Claim to fame: Undertook work experience with The Shield’s Gazette as a sports reporter which involved attendance in the Newcastle United press box on a match day followed by conducting interviews with Michael Owen and Mark Viduka after a win against Leicester!
Favourite film/TV genre: Heat is my favourite film and The Sopranos is my favourite TV series.