Dominic appointed as law firm partner
A Woy Woy law firm has continued a 60-year family tradition with the appointment of a third generation of the one family as a partner.
Mr Dominic Tonkin is the third member of his family to be appointed as a partner in Tonkin Drysdale Partners.
Grandson of the firm's founder, Dominic is a litigation lawyer with extensive civil claims and dispute resolution experience across a number of practice areas, said his father, managing partner Mr Paul Tonkin.
"Dominic is also experienced in estate planning, commercial and property matters.
"In his time with TDP, Dominic has earnt a strong reputation for his ability to provide clear, practical advice and excellent support to clients.
"Not only renowned for his law skills, Dominic is also a member of the Australian Lawyers Cricket Council and represented the winning Australian team at the 2019 Lawyers Cricket World Cup in New Zealand.
Mr Paul Tonkin said Dominic's appointment was a proud day for him and for the firm.
"I was admitted as a partner 30 years ago, on the same day as the retirement of my father, so it is a proud day for me as I now welcome Dominic to the partnership," he said.
"I speak on behalf of each of my partners when I say we have enjoyed watching Dominic's development over recent years.
"Legal skills aside, he has shown great care for our clients, investing in building strong relationships.
"We look forward to Dominic's ongoing contribution to supporting our clients, our local community and the growth of the firm."
Media release, 22 Jul 2021
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