- Our people
- Andrew Don
Partner, Family Law
- Financial disputes resulting from divorce and separation
- Mediation, especially involving finance and children
- Collaborative law
- Complex and high value cases
- Liverpool University, LLB
- Trained collaborative lawyer, Resolution
- Trained mediator, Resolution
Andrew Don advises on complex matrimonial matters, which are often high in value. "He's very steady and experienced. He's straightforward and a fantastic mediator," reports one source. Chambers UK Guide
“Blandy & Blandy LLP’s ‘wealth of experience is second to none’. Andrew Don heads the team.” The Legal 500
"Blandy & Blandy LLP is ‘a standout firm for family law in the Thames Valley'. Team head Andrew Don’s ‘vast experience is a real asset'." The Legal 500
"Andrew Don is a respected mediator and head of the firm's family department. He has particular expertise in complex matrimonial issues." Chambers UK Guide
“I just wanted to thank you dearly for the help you kindly gave me. I sing your praises to everyone and recommend you on Facebook communities locally for all sorts and shall continue to do so. Your kindness gave me strength and your advice served me well.”
"He kept everything calm and measured, providing me with all-round good service in a complicated case."
“Combines technical expertise with extremely insightful personal advisory skills.”
“Andrew and Claire have been informative and very professional throughout. They were sensitive to my circumstances but also totally honest about my case. There were no nasty hidden surprises.”
“Vastly experienced and a real asset.”
“I can only thank you most sincerely for all your hard work. I always felt very secure in your hands.”
“Absolutely delighted with the service I received in regards to my case, which was a complicated international case. The case was dealt with promptly and efficiently. I am very grateful to Blandy & Blandy.”
"A respected mediator and head of the firm's family department. He has particular expertise in complex matrimonial issues."
Chambers UK Guide
Andrew Don is a partner in our Family law law, which spans our Reading, Henley-on-Thames and London offices.
He specialises in complex and often high value matrimonial cases and is consistently top-ranked in Chambers UK Guide and The Legal 500, having been described as one of the top five family law solicitors in the South East. Clients describe Andrew as "very experienced", "well-regarded", "straightforward" and "a fantastic mediator". Andrew has also been recognised in the Citywealth Leaders List as one of the leading family lawyers in the UK, with capacity and experience working with high net worth clients.
Andrew is a member of Resolution (read 'Why choose a Resolution member?'), a body which aims to resolve family law matters through a constructive approach. He is a trained family arbitrator, collaborative lawyer and mediator. Andrew has been a deputy district judge since 2001 and has a Section 8 private children ticket.