Tony graduated LLB from Otago University in 1988 and after practising in both city and suburban firms became a principal of the firm in 1999. Tony commenced practice in the general property area of law but more latterly developed a focus on employment and relationship property law. After working for three years in private practice. Tony worked for a few years at Air NZ dealing with a wide range of industrial issues and developed an interest in this area of the law. Tony has a wide-ranging and very diverse client base.
Outside the law Tony is married with three boys. He has an interest in horse racing and has been a ‘hobby’ thoroughbred breeder in recent times. He also enjoys outdoor pursuits.