Bert is the principal solicitor at Hilton-Wood Solicitors and started the firm in 2004, having previously worked as a solicitor in Gippsland. Prior to that Bert was a member of Victoria Police for 12 years and was a police prosecutor for 5 years.
Bert has experience in all areas of legal practice, but particularly he has vast experience in Criminal Law. Bert has acted as either prosecutor or defence lawyer in several thousand cases and has appeared in every court from the Magistrates to the Supreme Court, and in Victoria, New South Wales and the Federal jurisdictions.
Bert was educated locally at Mildura High School and is married to Fiona. They have two adult children and reside in Mildura.
Bert barracks for Hawthorn and thinks that the rock group KISS is the greatest thing to have ever happened.
Fiona is our conveyancing guru, and can assist you with your conveyancing matter, no matter how big or or small, as well as both Victoria and New South Wales. She has over twelve years experience in conveyancing, and no problem is too hard for her.
Fiona has a diverse working background, having previously worked in the banking industry, state parliament, as well as being an elected councillor at Mildura Rural City Council.
Fiona is also the one who answers the phone, so when you contact Hilton-Wood solicitors you get personal service from the start.