Andrew Schriiffer


Telephone: 07 3339 3618
Facsimile: 07 3236 2720
Mobile: 0413 264 824

Year of appointment as barrister: 2020

Areas of Practice

Banking & Finance
Bankruptcy & Insolvency
Building & Construction
Commercial Contracts
Equity & Trusts
Mining, Energy & Resources
Personal Injury
Planning & Environment
Professional Negligence
Trade Practices & Competition


Andrew Schriiffer has a broad commercial practice.

He appears predominantly in bankruptcy and insolvency matters, banking and finance matters, property and leasing disputes, business and contractual disputes, local government, judicial review and administrative law matters, and professional negligence claims.  He also appears in criminal matters with a financial aspect.

Before joining the Bar, Andrew practiced as a solicitor in commercial litigation and insolvency for over six years at DLA Piper and McCullough Robertson.

He had carriage of a wide range of disputes including private international law, cross-border insolvency, bankruptcy and insolvency matters, franchise disputes, directors’ duties, shareholder disputes, banking disputes, contractual disputes, trade practices and competition matters, urgent injunctions and equitable relief, asset preservation, planning and environment, judicial review, mortgage enforcement, lease disputes and corporate regulatory investigations.

Andrew practiced as a solicitor in Brisbane, Sydney and New Zealand.