Since qualifying in 2008, Andy has developed a particular specialism in trade mark, passing off and copyright matters and also in defamation, harassment and privacy issues.
The Legal 500 2020 edition describes Andy as "super-intelligent", "knowledgeable'" and "assertive". The 2021 edition describes Andy as "cunning, strategic and aggressive" and also listed him as one of twelve Next Generation Partners for Intellectual Property in London.
Andy was listed as the "Up and Coming" Partner for Intellectual Property in London in the Chambers & Partners 2020 Guide. The entry states: Andrew Lee has an impressive client following among fashion brands, retailer and consumer good manufacturers, and advises them on complex and often multi-jurisdictional trade mark and design infringement actions. A client says: "He is very knowledgeable, straightforward and communicates well."
In the 2019 edition of the World Trade Mark Review rankings, Andy was identified as a key individual for enforcement and litigation. The edition states Andy "does not waste time fighting over unnecessary points", is a " fierce and aggressive" advocate for clients and "thinks outside the box on strategy as well as fee structures". The 2020 edition describes Andy as an "inspired choice for must-win cases.... able to craft watertight arguments, with his expertise stretching far beyond the courtroom."
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