Andrew Stephen Blatt, Senior Director


Ranked in Chambers and Partners & recommended as a Leading Individual by Legal 500 for his work in Professional Discipline, Andrew has been helping solicitors for many years.

'Andrew Blatt focuses his practice on professional discipline matters in the legal sector. He frequently defends solicitors facing SRA investigations and SDT proceedings. "He is an enthusiastic and driven lawyer who has tremendous knowledge of the law." "Andrew has a forensically-tuned mind which allows him to reduce complex documents down to the core matters in a case."' Chambers UK 2021

'Murdochs Solicitors' team is 'excellent in both the law and applying its knowledge'. The practice focuses almost exclusively on defending solicitors and other legal professionals facing regulatory investigations and disciplinary proceedings. Practice head and senior director Andrew Blatt specialises in SRA investigations, SDT proceedings and complex partnership disputes involving alleged misconduct.' 'The team are approachable and excellent in not only the law but also in applying their knowledge.' 'It was also apparent very quickly that they are experienced, really know their field and are experts.’ ‘The team are totally dedicated and their service is second to none. They provide excellent value for money.' Legal 500 UK 2021

Andrew sits on the Law Society's Regulatory Processes Committee, the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal's User Group, he is an Executive on the Committee of the Solicitors Assistance Scheme, a member of the Association of Regulatory & Disciplinary Lawyers and founder member of the Lawyers Defence Group. His fields of practice include:

  • Solicitors’ Discipline & Regulation
  • SRA Investigations specialist
  • SDT specialist
  • Intervention & Voluntary Practice Closure specialist

Andrew qualified as a solicitor 1985

Publications :

Contributor to The Solicitor's Handbook 2019 and previous editions.

You can contact Andrew at the following email address: andrew.blatt@murdochslaw.co.uk