Bennett Griffin Welcomes New Senior Partner

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Bennett Griffin is delighted to welcome Anthony Edwards as Senior Partner.

Tony has spent many years working in the legal and financial services sectors, with experience in leading fast-growing enterprises, strategic management, Venture Capital and as a lawyer working on high-value mergers and acquisitions.

From 2003 to 2012, Tony was managing partner of Thomas Eggar LLP, leading the firm through a period of rapid expansion to become the leading firm in the South.

Between 2003 & 2017, he chaired Thesis Asset Management plc, a fast-growing investment management service provider for private clients, charities, pension funds, and trusts. More recently, from 2017 until April 2020, he chaired The Ince Group PLC, a publicly quoted legal services business, from its admission to AIM through to its acquisition of multiple law firm offices in the UK and across Europe, the UAE and Asia.

Speaking about his new role at Bennett Griffin, Tony said: “I am delighted to be part of the leadership team at such an exciting time for the firm.

“I have been working with Managing Partner Kate Hallin for the past three years, during which time the business has been transformed. Her focus and energy is reflected in the positive approach adopted by the firm’s workforce.

“Bennett Griffin has a well-deserved reputation for its legal expertise and is highly regarded as a nimble and entrepreneurial enterprise serving private and commercial clients. I look forward to being part of the senior team and helping the firm to achieve its exciting growth strategy.”

Bennett Griffin is an award-winning Commercial & Private Client Solicitors, offering wide-ranging and expert legal service to clients in Sussex and across the southeast.

Managing Partner Kate Hallin says she’s thrilled to be working with Tony:

“Tony and I have had a great working relationship from when I joined Bennett Griffin a few years ago.

“I was very fortunate to have his ear to bend and advice to lean upon whilst making my way on the Managing Partner path. I am thrilled that we are now business partners and look forward to the future of Bennett Griffin with him by my side.”

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