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Andrew is an expert in employment law and workplace relations, intellectual property and the general law of contract.

He consults exclusively to Piper Alderman in matters of legal practice while maintaining his position as the John Bray Chair of Law at Adelaide University. He has also undertaken consultancy work for Federal and State governments, the International Labour Organisation, the Auditor-General of South Australia, the Australian National Audit Office and other bodies, and is the President of the Australian Labour Law Association.

His work for Piper Alderman clients includes presenting seminars on legal developments and the preparation of advice on complex issues. He is particularly well known for his expertise and public commentary on the Fair Work legislation.

This expertise is further enhanced with the publication of several books, including the popular texts Labour Law (with Breen Creighton), Stewart's Guide to Employment Law and Intellectual Property in Australia (with Philip Griffith and Judith Bannister).

He is also the author of Understanding Independent Contractors, published by CCH in 2007 and Parental Leave: A User-Friendly Guide is published by Thomson Reuters 2011, both co-written with other members of Piper Alderman's Employment Relations team, and of several chapters in CCH's Master Fair Work Guide (2010).