Member Position: Director

Claire Wilde

Claire studied Law and completed her Legal Practice Course at the University of Glamorgan. She qualified as a solicitor in March 2006. Following an established period of management and fee earning of property departments at two established South Wales Law Firms between 2006 and 2013, Claire joined our Site Development Department at Robertsons in November […]

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Rhian Whiting

Rhian studied law at the University of Wales Aberystwyth and the Legal Practice Course at Chester College of Law. She trained in a Cardiff firm and qualified in 1998. Rhian joined Robertsons in June 2016. She acts in care proceedings representing children through their guardians as well as parents and members of extended families. Rhian […]

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Chris Barber

Chris studied Law and French at Cardiff University and then his Legal Practice Course at Bristol. He joined Robertsons working in our second charge department and then undertook his training contract, qualifying in 2011. He has dealt in all aspects of litigation through his career to include civil litigation, employment and family law. Chris now […]

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Leighton Sheady

Leighton studied his degree at Oxford and then undertook his Legal Practice Course in Cardiff. He joined Robertsons having undertaken commercial work at Eversheds. He is a commercial property specialist advising on the acquisition, disposal and funding of commercial properties. He has particular experience in the leisure sector (such as Punch Taverns), telecommunications (such as […]

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Martell Williams

Martell is a Welsh speaker and heads up our Commercial Property Department. He joined us as a Partner of Gilbert Robertson & Co when Robertsons was formed in 1985. He is renowned through South Wales for his expertise in Commercial Property in which he has over 40 years experience. He works with well established property […]

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Ian Williams

Ian undertook his training with Robertsons and was made a Partner (now Director) in 1988. Ian has over 35 years qualified experience working in both Criminal and Child Care matters. However, Ian’s work is now solely in Child Care Law and mainly acts for children in cases brought by the Local Authority. He does also […]

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Gail Williams

Gail has been with Robertsons since commencing her training in 1985. She worked to develop our Family & Matrimonial Department and became a Partner (now Director) in 1990. She is a specialist in all areas of family law, although mainly acts for children and parents in care proceedings brought by the Local Authority. Gail holds […]

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Muireann Sheedy

Muireann trained with Robertsons and became a member of the commercial property team, becoming a Partner (now Director) in 2006. Muireann is a commercial property specialist in acquisitions, disposals, development, landlord and tenant work (primarily for industrial and office premises). She also advises on affordable housing and works closely with UK developers.

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David Paddison

David is our Managing Director and has over 40 years of experience in all areas of law. David has been instrumental in the growth of Robertsons over the last 30+ years. He now takes on the day-to-day running of the company dealing with administration and management.

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Andrew Humphreys

Andrew joined Robertsons in 1991 and runs our Barry office. He has over 30 years of qualified experience initially starting out in family and litigation. He has since expanded his areas of work and has a broad range of experience. Andrew now mainly deals with Residential Conveyancing and Probate, Wills & Trusts.

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Luke Hallinan

Luke has over 30 years qualified experience and heads up our Litigation Department. He has a wealth of experience across a wide range of areas from boundary disputes, to negligence claims and commercial contract disputes. He has extensive court and mediation experience and has dealt with a number of high profile litigation cases.

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