Antony is a Partner in the Family team.
With over 20 years of experience specialising in family law, Antony deals exclusively with family disputes often handling the most complex of child and finance related matters from across the country.
He deals with complex financial settlements arising from either divorce or separation often involving property portfolios, family-run businesses, and pensions. He also advises on wealth protection including the preparation of pre-nuptial and cohabitation agreements.
Antony is often appointed by guardians to represent children in both public and private law proceedings dealing with the most serious and intractable of disputes. He also represents parents and grandparents in similar proceedings including cases involving international relocation and enforcement of orders.
As a Mediator and Collaborative Lawyer, Antony is able to offer alternative dispute resolution solutions tailored to his clients’ and their families’ needs achieving swift out-of-court resolutions where possible.
Clients include owners and directors of SMEs, spouses and cohabitants as well as parents, children and grandparents. As a mediator Antony is also able to work with both parties to achieve swift resolutions.
Recent examples of how Antony has supported clients include:
- securing an order setting aside the transfer of property where the intention had been to dilute the matrimonial capital and frustrate the wife’s financial claims arising from divorce;
- representing the father in proceedings that led to both children being placed in his care following and abusive and hostile relationship; and
- successfully mediating claims brought by former cohabitants over a portfolio of investment properties.