Andy Boyde

Andy Boyde is a former professional rugby union player and employment solicitor. Andy advises individuals and Company clients in both contentious and non-contentious matters including:

Andy qualified as a solicitor in 2015 and specialises in advising individuals, owner managed businesses and SMEs. Andy provides sensible, straight-forward and commercial advice to his clients.

Andy is recognised by the Legal 500 2017 as a “New Generation Lawyer” and for providing “a very high level of service”.  He is highly recommended as a “go to” for clients in the sports sector due to his “insight to the game that gives him the edge over competitors”.

Away from the office Andy is a player / coach at Harrogate RUFC.

What clients say about Andy…

“Customer focused and friendly professional service. Very responsive to queries and extremely helpful guides during a challenging time. I was referred to Andy Boyde at Consilia Legal, by a friend – I am so grateful they introduced me. Andy was first class.” Mr Sherman

“Andy was great, expectations exceeded, transparent, informative and prompt, everything I needed. Sincere thanks Andy” Ms Green

“Andy was very professional, and I felt very confident in discussing matters with him. He outlined everything for me in a clear and concise way making it easy to identify potential pitfalls which I hadn’t appreciated. He dealt with my matter quickly and kept me fully informed. I would highly recommend Consilia for employment related issues.” Ms Whitehall

“Very satisfied with the legal advice provided by Consilia Legal. Andy Boyde was very knowledgeable and attentive, communication was swift and his approach helped to achieve a positive outcome.” Mr Conway

“I met Andy Boyde regarding an employment/retirement matter gave me very professional advice even I could understand, will not hesitate to use Consilia again should the need arise.” Mr Myers

“Could not be happier with the advice Andy provided! Thanks” Ms Bennett

“Excellent sports legal advice from Andy and his team. Thank you very much and we highly recommend Consilia.” M Smith

“Excellent service from Andy Boyde @ Consilia Legal relating to an employment matter. Quick response, great advice and got the resolution I wanted. Recommended.” Mr Rolls

“Andy was very supportive and professional. Helping and giving advise at a very difficult time.” Ms Randall

“I was put in touch with Andy Boyde. He was fabulous. I sent all the information/evidence needed and within the hour he rang me. He spoke to me in such a normal manner he made me feel very comfortable. He gave me very direct advice which made me feel confident enough to pursue my case. This has now been resolved in my favour. I can’t thank Andy enough for his help.” Ms Squires

“Andy helped me with a very contentious employment issue. Very quick, informed and helpful. Fantastic service and a nice bloke to do business with.” Mr Connolly

“I connected with Andy through a third party and I was hugely satisfied with the professional service, advice and guidance I have received. Andy totally understood my situation and helped me shape a direction of travel which ultimately ended with a successful outcome. I am so grateful” Mr Smyth

“Highly professional service, informative and quick detailed advice given. Would recommend.” Mr Daniel

“Andy was very easy to talk to and gave us some very valuable advice. He talked us through the various options that were available in our particular case and I would have no hesitation in recommending him to friends and family.” Mr Darley

“I was recommended Andy through a friend and I couldn’t be more satisfied with the efficient, professional service I have received. Not only was Andy’s advice understandable and clear, he had sincere empathy for my situation. I will recommend him to anybody I know facing the difficulties of a employment grievance.” Ms Barrett

Read Andy’s latest blogs on employment law:

5 Employment law changes to be aware of in 2019

Contact Andy

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