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Tony Chester

Tony Chester

Partner

Tony Chester

Partner

Tony Chester
Locations Chatham
Tel 01634 828277
Email arc@furleypage.co.uk

Company law, commercial contracts, business sales and acquisitions, intellectual property.

After more than 15 successful years in publishing and marketing services, primarily for the shipping and logistics sectors, Tony Chester decided to change career and retrain as a solicitor. Returning to study he attained a first class law degree at Kent University before passing the Legal Practice Course at top London college BPP with distinction. Tony came to Furley Page as a trainee and joined the corporate team on qualification.

Tony has been involved in drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts, including supply agreements, terms and conditions of trading and agency and distribution arrangements. Company work includes business start ups and company formations, shareholder agreements, share and capital matters, company administration and advice for company directors. He has advised clients in respect of business and share sales and acquisitions and finance and security documentation. Intellectual property work has included advising clients on copyright, design rights and trademarks, registering rights and rights protection and exploitation.

Tony’s commercial experience and approachable manner allow him to build excellent relationships with clients, to understand their needs and to deliver practical, focused advice and support.

 

Anthony Chester is a reliable choice of counsel...

Anthony Chester is a reliable choice of counsel for complex corporate work, including M&A transactions, MBOs and shareholder matters. Clients say: "He is an excellent, detailed and commercial lawyer who is ideal in the frenzy of a business deal. Chambers UK 2020 : Anthony Chester

'Tony Chester is calm, analytical and hard working...

'Tony Chester is calm, analytical and hard working and, above all, at your right hand throughout.' 'Tony Chester stepped into a project late on and owning this from the legal perspective and effectively holding our hand until we achieved our outcome.' The Legal 500 2020 : Tony Chester

Anthony Chester advises on a range of corporate...

Anthony Chester advises on a range of corporate work including M&A deals, share buy-backs and restructuring matters. He often acts for clients in the automotive, agricultural and manufacturing sectors. Chambers UK 2019 - Tony Chester

Tony Chester's expertise extends to restructuring, demerger and...

Tony Chester's expertise extends to restructuring, demerger and share buyback work. The Legal 500 2019 - Tony Chester

Areas of Specialism

Company law, commercial contracts, business sales and acquisitions, intellectual property.

Career

After more than 15 successful years in publishing and marketing services, primarily for the shipping and logistics sectors, Tony Chester decided to change career and retrain as a solicitor. Returning to study he attained a first class law degree at Kent University before passing the Legal Practice Course at top London college BPP with distinction. Tony came to Furley Page as a trainee and joined the corporate team on qualification.

Tony has been involved in drafting and negotiating a wide range of commercial contracts, including supply agreements, terms and conditions of trading and agency and distribution arrangements. Company work includes business start ups and company formations, shareholder agreements, share and capital matters, company administration and advice for company directors. He has advised clients in respect of business and share sales and acquisitions and finance and security documentation. Intellectual property work has included advising clients on copyright, design rights and trademarks, registering rights and rights protection and exploitation.

Tony’s commercial experience and approachable manner allow him to build excellent relationships with clients, to understand their needs and to deliver practical, focused advice and support.

 

Testimonials

Anthony Chester is a reliable choice of counsel...

Anthony Chester is a reliable choice of counsel for complex corporate work, including M&A transactions, MBOs and shareholder matters. Clients say: "He is an excellent, detailed and commercial lawyer who is ideal in the frenzy of a business deal. Chambers UK 2020 : Anthony Chester

'Tony Chester is calm, analytical and hard working...

'Tony Chester is calm, analytical and hard working and, above all, at your right hand throughout.' 'Tony Chester stepped into a project late on and owning this from the legal perspective and effectively holding our hand until we achieved our outcome.' The Legal 500 2020 : Tony Chester

Anthony Chester advises on a range of corporate...

Anthony Chester advises on a range of corporate work including M&A deals, share buy-backs and restructuring matters. He often acts for clients in the automotive, agricultural and manufacturing sectors. Chambers UK 2019 - Tony Chester

Tony Chester's expertise extends to restructuring, demerger and...

Tony Chester's expertise extends to restructuring, demerger and share buyback work. The Legal 500 2019 - Tony Chester

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