Having specialised in family law for over 11 years, Chris is a recognised family specialist and resolution trained and accredited family mediator and brings a wealth of experience to the established team.

Elizabeth Wyatt, partner, commented: “Chris is an experienced and highly-respected lawyer who will integrate well with, and complement, the current team, helping us to expand and develop the next phase of our private client offering.”

Chris said; “I am delighted to join Anthony Collins Solicitors.  The Firm has a strong reputation in family law and I am looking forward to working with such respected and trusted lawyers.”

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