Robert has over 30 years’ experience dealing with all types of property matters. He is described by his clients as practical and direct..
Qualifications and memberships
LLB (Hons) Law Degree at North Staffordshire Polytechnic (now Staffordshire University)
Qualified as a Solicitor in October 1982 and has worked as a solicitor in local government and in industry and has spent the last 20 years in private practice in Yorkshire and the North West.
What attracted you to a career in law?
“My father had a serious accident at work when I was about 13 and I think that first triggered my interest”
What interests Robert about his specific area of law?
“Combining the solid foundations on which property transfer is based with the pressurised and evolving practice of conveyancing today”
What would be your ‘alternative’ profession If you were not a lawyer?
“Not too sure, maybe a school teacher!”
What are your best personal qualities?
“A good listener, pragmatism, the ability to see both sides of an argument”
What are the most rewarding aspects of your work?
“Constantly meeting new people and steering them through what can be a stressful journey.”