Anthony is the Principal and Director of Patten Robins. His education includes a bachelor of laws, bachelor of commerce, graduate diploma in legal practice, master of laws in global business, and qualifications in management and finance broking. He has over a decade of litigation experience in superior and first instance jurisdictions, including prosecution assignments. Anthony has a special interest in jurisdictional appeals and trusts, as well as a diverse commercial litigation background.
Outside of the law Anthony enjoys time outdoors with his wife and 4 young children.
As Principal of Patten Robins, Anthony encourages a conciliatory approach to legal practice, with the aim of providing the most efficient outcome for all clients.
Group Operations Manager
Andy Yakubu is the Group Operations Manager and head of the Conveyancing Department. He has over twenty years’ experience in conveyancing, finance broking and Building & Construction Management. He has a Diploma in Banking and Finance, Certificate IV in Conveyancing and Certificate IV in Building and Construction. Andy ‘s extensive experience in finance, Building Construction gives him a better understanding of all conveyancing matters. His imaginative nature allows him to have solutions to problems and always ready to offer his counsel when needed.
Basketball and the World game of football is his passion outside of work.
Senior Associate – Wills & Estates
Natasha is a Senior Associate in our Wills and Estates team. Her education includes a bachelor of social science (criminal justice), bachelor of laws and a graduate diploma in legal practice. Natasha has over ten years of litigation experience prosecuting in the Magistrates Court on behalf of a number of Victorian Government Departments. Currently, Natasha’s primary area of practice is Wills and Estate covering all aspects including estate planning, estate administration and litigation on behalf of beneficiaries of estates.
Natasha works closely with Wills and Estates Associate, Dikki Fung.
Associate – Wills & Estates
Dikki is an Associate in our Wills and Estates team. His education includes a bachelor of laws at Monash University and a graduate diploma in legal practice. Dikki’s experience spans across three law firms and Equity Trustees Limited. Dikki currently practises in the area of Wills and Estate covering all aspects including estate planning, estate administration and litigation on behalf of beneficiaries.
Rebecca De Fazio
Lawyer – Commercial & Litigation
Rebecca is a lawyer in our litigation team. Her education includes a Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Laws and Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice. As our first ever and longest serving employee, Rebecca has worked in many areas of law. She currently practises solely in litigation with a keen interest in commercial law. Rebecca is currently on maternity leave after giving birth to her second child, a beautiful baby called Matteo!
Kerri is our Senior Conveyancer.
Kerri’s education includes a master of banking and finance and a bachelor of accounting.
Her areas of practice include:
- Residential and Commercial purchases and sale;
- Managing large case loads for builders and developers.
Outside of her work, Kerri enjoys time with her family and playing the piano.