Aki qualified as a Solicitor in 1985 and after 30 years is vastly experienced in several areas of law having trained in a general practice in East London before setting up on his own account in 1988 and thereafter merging with a North London firm in 1992.
Aki was formerly a full equity partner in the general practice of YVA solicitors in Holloway (now Finchley) and then set up his own firm again in Station Road Chingford in 1999.
Aki has for many years been a Criminal defence advocate appearing not only in the Magistrates Courts but having also acquired Higher rights status conducted a number of serious Crown Court trials.
The firm had developed through its reputation a niche practise dealing with top end Crime of the most serious type. Aki has additionally over the years developed a following and an aptitude for non-contentious litigation.
He has demonstrated his versatility over several years and the scope of his enormous expertise now extends additionally to cover all manner of both standard and complex property issues including the sale and purchase of both freehold and leasehold properties, the individual and collective enfranchisement of leasehold interests and extensions, remortgages, development properties acting for both developers and individuals.
Additionally, his expertise extends to commercial properties be they freehold or leasehold including shops and offices and warehouses and his Clients include not only the general public but also landlords, developers and Companies.
Born in London of Greek Cypriot parentage and married to Anne for 25 years with 3 children Aki is keenly involved in non-league football and his beloved Haringey Borough FC provide a welcome relief from the rigours of day to day legal work.