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M.A., B.C.L. (Oxon.); Barrister (Middle Temple);
Professor of Civil Justice and Private Law; Deputy Chair of the Faculty Board

Interests

English civil procedure; law of obligations; equity; Roman law; Transnational Civil Procedure.

CV / Biography

Educated at Brasenose College, Oxford, (B.A., 1st class in Law, 1980; B.C.L., 1st Class, 1982), and a member of the teaching staff, Cambridge University since 1983.  Called to the English Bar in 1981; Bencher of Middle Temple, 2007, and a member of the American Law Institute. Also a Council Member of the International Association of Procedural Law.

With leading jurists, Neil Andrews collaborated in producing the AMERICAN LAW INSTITUTE/UNIDROIT's `Transnational Principles of Civil Procedure' (Cambridge UP, 2006) (project active 2000 to 2006).

Neil has recently given papers in Germany, Italy, Japan, France, Brazil, and the Netherlands.  He has acted as expert on aspects of procedure and contract law in transnational disputes centred in New York and Europe.

A complete list of published works is available to download.

Publications

 

Books

"Contractual Duties: Performance, Breach, Termination and Remedies " (Sweet & Maxwell) 2nd Edition

Co-Author/s:
Professor Andrew Tettenborn, Professor Malcolm Clarke & Professor Graham Virgo.
Published:
Apr 2017
Publisher:
Sweet & Maxwell
ISBN 13:
9780414057593

"Contract Rules – Decoding English Law" (Intersentia)

Published:
Apr 2016
Publisher:
Intersentia
ISBN 13:
9781780683652

"Contract Law" (Cambridge University Press) 2nd Edition

Published:
May 2015
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
ISBN 13:
9781107660649

"Justicia Civil Inglesa" (Bogota, Colombia)

Published:
Sep 2013
Publisher:
Bogota, Colombia

"Andrews on Civil Processes: VOLUME 1 Court Proceedings and Principles" (Intersentia, Cambridge)

Published:
Jun 2013
Publisher:
Intersentia, Cambridge
ISBN 13:
978-1-78068-083-5

"Andrews on Civil Processes: VOLUME 2 Arbitration and Mediation" (Intersentia, Cambridge)

Published:
Mar 2013
Publisher:
Intersentia, Cambridge
ISBN 13:
978-1-78068-125-2

"Direito Contractual na Inglaterra (English Contract Law) (Editora Revista dos Tribunais)" (Sao Paulo)

Published:
Sep 2012
Publisher:
Sao Paulo

"Moderno Processo Civil (Editora Revista dos Tribunais)" (Sao Paulo) 2nd Edition

Published:
Jun 2012
Publisher:
Sao Paulo

"English Dispute Resolution: Court Proceedings, Arbitration, and Mediation in England (Japanese translation)" (Horitsu Bunka Sha, publishers, Tokyo)

Published:
Jun 2012
Publisher:
Horitsu Bunka Sha, publishers, Tokyo

"Contractual Duties: Performance, Breach, Termination and Remedies" (Sweet & Maxwell)

Co-Author/s:
Professor Andrew Tettenborn, Professor Malcolm Clarke, and Professor Graham Virgo
Published:
Jan 2012
Publisher:
Sweet & Maxwell
ISBN 13:
9780414025561

"The Three Paths of Justice: Court Proceedings, Arbitration and Mediation in England" (Springer: Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London, New York)

Published:
Sep 2011
Publisher:
Springer: Dordrecht, Heidelberg, London, New York
ISBN 13:
978-94-007-2294-1

"Contract Law" (Cambridge University Press)

Published:
Jun 2011
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
ISBN:
0521199433
ISBN 13:
978-0521199438

"Contracts and English Dispute Resolution" (Jigakushu Publishers, Tokyo)

Published:
Jun 2010
Publisher:
Jigakushu Publishers, Tokyo

"Moderno Processo Civil (Editora Revista dos Tribunais)" (Sao Paulo)

Published:
Sep 2009
Publisher:
Sao Paulo

"The Modern Civil Process: Judicial and alternative forms of dispute resolution in England" (Tübingen, Germany: Mohr Siebeck)

Co-Author/s:
(foreword by Lord Mustill, LL.D, F.B.A.)
Published:
Aug 2008
Publisher:
Tübingen, Germany: Mohr Siebeck
ISBN 13:
978-3-16-149532-8

"English Civil Justice and Remedies: Progress and Challenges: Nagoya Lectures" (Shinzan Sha Publishers, Tokyo)

Published:
Jun 2007
Publisher:
Shinzan Sha Publishers, Tokyo
ISBN 13:
978-4-7972-2509-9

"American Law Institute/Unidroit Principles of Transnational Civil Procedure" (Cambridge University Press)

Co-Author/s:
(as English representative, Andrews was co-drafter of principles and rules at the meetings of the group in Rome 2000-2003)
Published:
Sep 2006
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press

"The Future of Transnational Civil Litigation" (British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Hardback Series) 2nd Edition (Ed)

Co-Author/s:
M Andenas and R Nazzini
Published:
Sep 2004
Publisher:
British Institute of International and Comparative Law, Hardback Series
ISBN:
0 903067 97 8

"English Civil Procedure: Fundamentals of the New Civil Justice System" (OUP)

Published:
Jun 2003
Publisher:
OUP
ISBN 13:
978-0-19-924425-6

"Judicial Co-operation: Recent Progress" (NOMOS Verlag, Baden-Baden, Germany)

Published:
Mar 2001
Publisher:
NOMOS Verlag, Baden-Baden, Germany
ISBN:
3-7890-7613-9

"Principles of Civil Procedure" (Sweet & Maxwell)

Published:
Aug 1994
Publisher:
Sweet & Maxwell
ISBN:
0421487100

Articles

"Relações entre a Corte e As Partes na Era do Case Management" 1(2013) 217 Revista de Processo 181

Citation:
1(2013) 217 Revista de Processo 181
Published:
Jul 2013

"Legal Advice Privilege's "Bright-Line": Consultation with Non-Lawyers is Not Privileged at Common Law" (2013) 220 Revista de Processo 307-319

Citation:
(2013) 220 Revista de Processo 307-319
Published:
Jun 2013

"The United Kingdom’s Supreme Court: Reflections on the Role of the British Nation’s Highest Tribunal" (2009) 14 ZZP Int Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany 33-42

Citation:
(2009) 14 ZZP Int Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany 33-42
Published:
Dec 2009

"The Modern Civil Process in England: Links between Private and Public Forms of Dispute Resolution" (2009) 14 ZZP Int Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany 3-32

Citation:
(2009) 14 ZZP Int Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany 3-32
Published:
Nov 2009

"Identifying Fundamental Principles of Civil Justice" (2009) 178 Revista de Processo 107-21 (Brazil)

Citation:
(2009) 178 Revista de Processo 107-21 (Brazil)
Published:
Oct 2009

"Arbitration and Mediation in England" (2009) 175 Revista de Processo 107-29 (Brazil)

Citation:
(2009) 175 Revista de Processo 107-29 (Brazil)
Published:
Sep 2009

"Controversei collettive, transazione e concliazione in Inghilterra" (2009) 169 Revista de Processo 64-92 (Brazil)

Citation:
(2009) 169 Revista de Processo 64-92 (Brazil)
Published:
Jul 2009

"Injunctions in Support of Civil Litigation and Arbitration" (2009) Lis International 38-47 (Italy)

Citation:
(2009) Lis International 38-47 (Italy)
Published:
Jun 2009

"The Modern Procedural Synthesis: the American Law Institute and UNIDROIT’s "Principles and Rules of Transnational Civil Procedure"" (2008) 164 Revista de Processo 109-120 (Brazil) also published in Tijdschrift voor Civiele Rechtspleging (2009) 52-7 (Netherlands)

Citation:
(2008) 164 Revista de Processo 109-120 (Brazil) also published in Tijdschrift voor Civiele Rechtspleging (2009) 52-7 (Netherlands)
Published:
Apr 2009

"Multi-Party Litigation in England: Current Arrangements and Proposals for Change" (2008) Lis International 92-7 (Italy) also published in (2009) 167 Revista de Processo 271-87 (Brazil)

Citation:
(2008) Lis International 92-7 (Italy) also published in (2009) 167 Revista de Processo 271-87 (Brazil)
Published:
Oct 2008

"English Civil Procedure: A Synopsis" (Kyoto Lectures 2006) (2008) 25 Ritsumeikan Law Review (Kyoto, Japan) 1-38

Citation:
(Kyoto Lectures 2006) (2008) 25 Ritsumeikan Law Review (Kyoto, Japan) 1-38
Published:
Sep 2008

"Complexity in Civil Litigation in England" (2007) Revista de Processo 87-98 (Brazil)

Citation:
(2007) Revista de Processo 87-98 (Brazil)
Published:
Sep 2007

"Mediation: a Pillar of Civil Justice in Modern English Practice" (2007) 12 ZZP Int (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany), 1-9

Citation:
(2007) 12 ZZP Int (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany), 1-9
Published:
Sep 2007

"La Giustizia Civil Inglese e Il Mondo Esterno" English Civil Justice and the Wider World’) (2007) LXI Rivista Trimestrale di Diritto e Procedura Civile’ 829-51 (Italy)

Citation:
English Civil Justice and the Wider World’) (2007) LXI Rivista Trimestrale di Diritto e Procedura Civile’ 829-51 (Italy)
Published:
Jun 2007

"Legal Advice Privilege's Broad Protection" (2005) Civil Justice Quarterly 185-93

Citation:
(2005) Civil Justice Quarterly 185-93
Published:
Oct 2005

"Alternative Dispute Resolution in England" (2005) 10 ZZP Int (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany), 1-34

Citation:
(2005) 10 ZZP Int (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany), 1-34
Published:
Jun 2005

"Abuse of Process and Obstructive Tactics under the Brussels Jurisdictional System: Unresolved problems for the European Authorities" (2005) European Community Private Law Review 8-15 (this journal is also entitled Zeitschrift für Gemeinschaftsprivatrecht and Revue de droit privé international)

Citation:
(2005) European Community Private Law Review 8-15 (this journal is also entitled Zeitschrift für Gemeinschaftsprivatrecht and Revue de droit privé international)
Published:
Jun 2005

"The Pursuit of Truth in Modern English Civil Proceedings" ZZP Int 8 (2003) (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany) 1-29

Citation:
ZZP Int 8 (2003) (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany) 1-29
Published:
Jun 2003

"Accelerated Justice under the English Civil Procedure Rules" ZZP Int 7 (2002) (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany) 79-104

Citation:
ZZP Int 7 (2002) (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany) 79-104
Published:
Sep 2002

"Provisional and Protective Measures: Towards an Uniform Protective Order in Civil Matters" (2002) VI Uniform Law Review 931-49 (Rome)

Citation:
(2002) VI Uniform Law Review 931-49 (Rome)
Published:
Jun 2002

"Multi-party Proceedings in England: Representative and Group Actions" (2001) 11 Duke Journal of International and Comparative Law 101-125 (USA)

Citation:
(2001) 11 Duke Journal of International and Comparative Law 101-125 (USA)
Published:
Oct 2001

"Strangers to Justice No Longer: Reversal of the Privity Rules under the Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999" (2001) CLJ 353-81

Citation:
(2001) CLJ 353-81
Published:
Sep 2001

"English Civil Procedure: Three Aspects of the Long Revolution" (Centro di studi e ricerche di diritto comparato e straniero, University of Rome, 2001) (30 pp)

Citation:
(Centro di studi e ricerche di diritto comparato e straniero, University of Rome, 2001) (30 pp)
Published:
Apr 2001

"A New Civil Procedural Code for England: Party-Control -" (2000) 19 Civil Justice Quarterly 19-38; and in ZZP Int 4, (1999) (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany) pp 3-25

Citation:
(2000) 19 Civil Justice Quarterly 19-38; and in ZZP Int 4, (1999) (Zeitschrift für Zivilprozess International: Germany) pp 3-25
Published:
Jan 2000

Book Chapters

"Accelerated Justice : Protective, Interim and Summary Procedures in English Law" in R Stürner and M Kawano, Current Topics of Transnational Civil Procedure (Mohr Siebeck (Tübingen, Germany)) (Ed), pp. 18-57 CLJ 589-610

Publisher:
Mohr Siebeck (Tübingen, Germany)
Pages:
18-57 CLJ 589-610
Published Date:
Sep 2009
Co-Author/s:
R Stürner and M Kawano

"English Civil Justice in a Competitive World" in M Deguchi and M Storme, The Reception and Transmission of Civil Procedural Law in the Global Society (Maklu (Antwerp)) (Ed), pp. 285-306

Publisher:
Maklu (Antwerp)
Pages:
285-306
Published Date:
Sep 2008
ISBN 13:
978-9046601518
Co-Author/s:
M Deguchi and M Storme

"Civil Procedure" in A Burrows, English Private Law (OUP) (Ed)

Publisher:
OUP
Published Date:
Sep 2007
ISBN 13:
978-0199227945
Co-Author/s:
A Burrows

"Pre-action Stage of Civil Proceedings" in A Pellegrini Grinover and Petronio Calmon, Direito Processual Comparado : Proceedings of the XIIII World Congress on Procedural Law (Editora Forense (Rio de Janeiro)) (Ed), pp. 201-241

Publisher:
Editora Forense (Rio de Janeiro)
Pages:
201-241
Published Date:
Sep 2007
Co-Author/s:
A Pellegrini Grinover and Petronio Calmon

"I Metodi Alternativi di Risoluzione delle Controversie in Inghliterra" in V Varano, L’Altra Giustizia (Giuffre Editore (Milano)) (Ed), pp. 1-43

Publisher:
Giuffre Editore (Milano)
Pages:
1-43
Published Date:
Sep 2007
Co-Author/s:
V Varano

"The New English Civil Procedure Rules" in CH van Rhee, European Traditions in Civil Procedure (Intersentia (Antwerp)) (Ed), pp. 161-180

Publisher:
Intersentia (Antwerp)
Pages:
161-180
Published Date:
Sep 2005
Co-Author/s:
CH van Rhee

"Towards an European Protective Order in Civil Matters" in M Storme, Procedural Laws in Europe: Towards Harmonisation (Maklu, Antwerp) (Ed), pp. 267-304

Publisher:
Maklu, Antwerp
Pages:
267-304
Published Date:
Sep 2003
ISBN 13:
978-9062158812
Co-Author/s:
M Storme

"Judicial Discretion in Common Law Countries" in M Storme and B Hess, Discretionary Power of the Judge: Limits and Control (Kluwer (Mechelen, Belgium)) (Ed), pp. 119-241

Publisher:
Kluwer (Mechelen, Belgium)
Pages:
119-241
Published Date:
Sep 2003
Co-Author/s:
M Storme and B Hess