Solicitor at Green Wright Chalton Annis in Hove
Simon is a solicitor with Green Wright Chalton Annis in Hove. He has worked as a family lawyer for over thirty years in the Brighton area and has a wealth of experience in dealing with legal issues arising from relationship breakdown. His expertise centres on resolving financial matters and also issues relating to children. Simon is committed to finding a path towards a negotiated and fair settlement in the cases that he deals with.
Outside of work, Simon is a keen squash player despite his advancing years and dodgy knees. He also enjoys spending time with his family and walking his pet dog, Bertie.
I was really pleased to discover that there was an alternative to the traditional essentially adversarial process around divorce. For me the collaborative approach resonated strongly with my personal values of trying wherever possible to achieve a win – win; or at the least reducing the harm to either party.
"I also felt supported throughout by knowing that my lawyer was both looking after my interests, and honouring the process.
"It wasn’t easy, but in the end, I felt that both I and my ex-partner were able to close the chapter knowing that we had done the “right” thing by each other.