AM Skinner Solicitors is Authorised & Regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority, SRA Number 659045

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ANDREW SKINNER BEng (Hons), CEng, MIET, Solicitor.

Andrew Skinner is a solicitor practising UK, EU and international trade law, including export controls and sanctions, anti-bribery and corruption, ethics and customs law, with a particular focus on providing clients with clear and pragmatic advice.

Andrew is a recognised trade compliance expert, and has significant operational experience in the development and implementation of end-to-end trade compliance programmes, as well as the management of regulatory investigations and enforcement.

Andrew is also a trained engineer (UK Ministry of Defence) and has worked in various industry sectors, including defence, electronics, precision investment casting and automotive.


Andrew holds a Graduate Diploma in Law and a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) degree. He was called to the Bar of England & Wales in 2007 and is an unregistered barrister (not permitted to provide legal services as a barrister), Andrew subsequently sat the Qualified Lawyers Transfer Test (QLTT) and was admitted as a practising solicitor in 2012.  He is also a Chartered Engineer (CEng) and a member of the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET).



  • Law Society of England & Wales.

  • General Council of the Bar of England & Wales

    • Note:  I am not permitted to provide legal services as a barrister. I am an unregistered barrister.

  • The Honourable Society of the Inner Temple (Inn of Court).

  • Engineering Council.

  • Institution of Engineering & Technology.

Areas of Practice Include:

  • Export controls,

  • Sanctions,

  • Customs,

  • Anti-bribery & corruption,

  • Ethics

  • Commercial contracts.