Tony is a Partner and Head of our Family team
Tony is a Partner in our Family Law department based in Plymouth. He specialises in divorce, private law Children Act proceedings, ancillary relief applications and cohabitee disputes.
Tony trained with Gill Akaster in Plymouth before qualifying into their family team in 1996. He then joined Whiteford Crocker in 1998 and worked with them as a Partner until 2002. Before joining Kitsons, Tony worked for 8 years as a Partner at Plymouth based firm Wolferstans.
He is a member of the Law Society’s Family Law Accreditation Scheme, accredited by Resolution as a specialist in financial matters and private Children Act proceedings and a trained Mediator and Collaborative Lawyer.
A regular leader in his field under Chambers UK and this year a Band 1 Member.
Tony is well regarded for his expertise in financial remedy and divorce matters. He also advises on private children issues. A client notes: "His calm and efficient working style is conducive to timely decision making, providing me with confidence during a challenging period." (Chambers 2018)
Tony takes time to understand the client's position and has particular expertise in advising business owners on high-value matrimonial finance cases. (Chambers 2017)
Thank you Tony for everything. Your professionalism and efficiency, you were absolutely brilliant! I will definitely recommend you to anybody I hear of going through the awful divorce process.