Anthony Hajimitsis

Year of call 1984


Anthony is an expert in all aspects of financial remedy proceedings, and enforcement thereof - sole practising in private client financial remedy proceedings since 2007.

He is regularly instructed in ancillary relief cases involving:

  • Farms (tenanted and partnerships)
  • Private companies, particularly family businesses – with a valuation between £5 million and £15 million
  • Professionals, including sportsmen, city bankers, lawyers and accountants
  • Cases with foreign element – one party being resident abroad – recent cases involving litigants resident in the European Union (Belgium, Switzerland, Spain, Cyprus); and the USA
  • Add backs- particularly arising from gambling/stock market trades
  • Non-disclosure
  • Arbitration

Overseas assets

  • Offshore assets held in trust, particularly Jersey based trusts
  • Worldwide freezing orders and applications to set aside transactions pursuant to Section 37 MCA 173
  • Drafting of pre-nuptial agreements and advising in relation thereto

He is regularly instructed in cases with an asset base £2 million - £10 million.

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"One of the best prepared barristers in the North," according to solicitors. He acts solely for high net worth clients in ancillary relief, and is noted for being both "technically superb" and someone who "understands the commercial interests of his clients."

Chambers & Partners (2011)

"Anthony is brilliant with clients and a fantastic advocate. He is the leading counsel in our circuit by far. He is always well prepared and knows the case inside out."

Chambers & Partners 2018