Anthony_Finch

Call: 2006 Lincoln’s Inn
LL.B. (Hons) Manchester Metropolitan University
Anthony read Law at Manchester Metropolitan University where he gained a 2:1, and attended Bar School in Manchester, winning a Commendation for his Advocacy. Anthony joined Derwent Chambers in September 2007.

Anthony undertakes General Common Law work with an emphasis on all aspects of Family and Civil work.

He accepts instructions in cases involving both children and also applications for ancillary relief on divorce.

Anthony undertakes the full range of financial cases including TOLATA, Schedule 1 and Inheritance Act claims. He represents Husbands, Wives and Interveners, and is regularly involved in cases involving expert evidence, complicated business issues, farms and third party interests. He is instructed in high net worth cases.

In Public Law children matters, his particular interest lies in complex cases of a serious nature, including child death, allegations of serious physical injury, sexual abuse and factitious illness.

In the Private Law children field, he conducts cases involving disputed Child Arrangements Orders, and also International relocation. He regularly appears for Guardians appointed pursuant to Rule 16.4 FPR 2010.

Anthony is a skilled inquest advocate. He has experience of appearing in inquests before juries, and is instructed often in matters involving child deaths, deaths in care homes and hospital deaths. He covers the full range of all other coronial matters.

He has quickly developed a strong following; is adept at putting lay clients at ease; and getting to the crux of their issues.  He is never afraid of a good fight.

Interests

Since retiring from playing Rugby League for Derby City, Anthony practises Brazilian Jiu Jitsu. He has a keen interest in Ice Hockey and follows the Nottingham Panthers. Anthony enjoys a good meal.