Andrew Rogerson founded the Rogerson Law Group in 2006 after practicing law for over 25 years. The firm has flourished since then, growing to include more than 10 lawyers and winning numerous awards.
Andrew specializes in trust and estate litigation as well as bankruptcy and family property. He is an experienced cross-border advocate and leading Canadian authority on asset protection structures and litigating trust issues – with 11 years’ experience practicing in offshore tax havens.
His work also encompasses business migration to Canada. Andrew represents clients as far as Dubai and London, where he visits regularly. Andrew has earned a formidable reputation as a successful litigator, having conducted hundreds of trials, applications and appeals both in Canada and overseas. He also undertakes several pro bono criminal trials each year.
Andrew was called to the Bar of England and Wales in 1981 by Middle Temple and served his pupillage in the Insolvency Chambers of Michael Crystal QC, at 3-4 South Square, Gray’s Inn. Since then, his extensive international legal experience includes practicing in South Africa, Australia, the Turks and Caicos Islands, Jersey (Channel Islands), Ontario, Alberta, and as a barrister in London. He is also a Full Member of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP).
Media and Publications
Andrew comments regularly on legal developments for the legal media and gives lectures and presentations such as the following:
- Interview with National Post on Panama Paper Leaks
- Presentation at conference on Cross-Border Litigation Strategies.
- Asset Protection Using Offshore Entities
- Article: The pitfalls for practitioners with fraudulent conveyances
- Article: Bankruptcy and Insolvency Law, An examination of recent jurisprudence
- Article: A Tax Holiday in Canada? STEP Journal
Awards and Accolades
“What sets Andrew Rogerson apart from any other lawyer is the peace of mind he delivers when handling any of your legal matters. The worry of any legal matter can be overwhelming, however through his professionalism and developed talent, Andrew eliminates this.”
“A competent and outstanding lawyer… an excellent litigator who is persistent in his approach and unflinching when confronted with vigorous opposition.”