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Based in: Kingston-upon-Thames
Dispute Resolution, Professional Negligence and tortious disputes
Andrea is an Associate Solicitor and specialises in Professional Negligence cases She has extensive experience in bringing claims against a wide range of professionals including solicitors, accountants, architects and surveyors. Her excellence in this area led her to be named as a leading individual in the prestigious Chambers and Partners Legal Directory in 2014, 2015 and 2016. They described Andrea as a “rarity who is very aware, very quick, very prompt and very courteous”. She deals with high-value and complex work with a focus on solicitors' and surveyors' negligence.” (2015 edition) and “Clients praise Andrea Rasmussen for being “very astute at recognising what the strengths and weaknesses of a case are.” She regularly advises clients on areas including solicitors' and barristers' negligence. A referee lauds her communication skills, saying: "She's excellent at distilling complex information into layman's language." (2016 edition).
Andrea is quoted in Chambers and Partners 2017 as a 'Star Associate': Andrea Rasmussen is highlighted by sources for her "five-star people skills, particularly with clients." Offering specialised knowledge of liability and medical claims, she is described as "very flexible and able to adapt to a range of different cases."
Andrea is recommended in the Legal 500 United Kingdom 2016 edition. Andrea Rasmussen, stands out for her ‘tremendous tenacity’.
Before joining Simpson Millar LLP (formerly Colemans-ctts) in September 2010, Andrea worked at a large Surrey law firm in the Dispute Resolution Department dealing with litigation for individuals and commercial clients including professional negligence claims and contractual and tortious disputes. She also dealt with a range of personal injury and clinical negligence claims.
Before qualifying as Solicitor in 2004, Andrea practised as an Osteopath for 11 years running her own practice.
Professional Negligence Lawyers Association (PNLA), The Law Society