Robert has specialised in family law since 1994 and acts on high value divorce/separations, particularly those with businesses and pension issues and he adviseson pre and post nuptial agreements, living together agreements, variation proceedings and cohabitation. His focus is on achieving imaginative, pragmatic, cost effective and workable solutions for clients. He is an experienced Collaborative Lawyer. Increasingly, Robert is using family consultants (counsellors and psychotherapists) in his work to ensure clients’ emotional needs are addressed and to achieve the best outcome for them.
Robert is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators and a member of Resolution. He is a Resolution trained Collaborative lawyer and a member of Brightpod, Seapod and a founding member of Sussex Family Solutions, an inter-disciplinary network of collaborative lawyers, mediators, counsellors, life coaches and IFA's.
Robert sits as a Deputy District Judge and has been approved to deal with Private Law Children Act Proceedings. Robert was previously a partner at a large South East firm before setting up Family Law Partners with former colleagues in 2011.
LLB (Hons) Anglia Ruskin, First Class Hons Solicitors' Finals. Robert enjoys spending time with his family and two dogs, walking on the Sussex Downs, cycling, MUFC, playing golf (his misspent youth) and meditation.