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Tony Dales, Licensing Manager

Tony Dales joined Bakers Solicitors in June 2011 as Licensing Manager after a long and successful career working as an Inspector in the Licensing Team at Derbyshire Police.

Tony has brought his experience and expertise to Bakers Solicitors where he advises clients on current licensing regulations. Tony assists those in the licensing sector when applying for necessary qualifications and licenses and provides support packages in respect of individuals licensing needs. Tony is BIIAB accredited to administer licensing courses which are offered locally each month. Tony represent clients at licensing review hearings and also assists with preparation of licensing court matters.

Tony is qualified by the Driver Vehicle Standards Agency to deliver the Drink Drive Rehabilitation Scheme. We are proud to be the only firm of solicitors in the country accredited to deliver this course.

Tony undertakes the role of the Human Resources manager within the office providing daily support to all staff and making him a valued member of the team.


  • "I worried about sharing my issues with anyone but found it easy to talk to and listen to anyone and everyone who helped"

  • "Kirsten has always given me her all. Thank you!!!"

  • "If anyone I know needs a solicitor – I would most definitely recommend Angela Thorp/Bakers"

  • "Tony Dales was really impressive. I never felt like I was dealing with you for the first time. My case was dealt with proper care and passion. I would definitely recommend Bakers Solicitors as I was very impressed"

  • "First class professional service. I would recommend you and would like to thank Kirsten Collings for her excellent job of representing me."

  • "All the staff at Bakers Solicitors are kind, courteous, proficient and knowledgeable. I wouldn’t think twice of having them represent me or my family or friends"

  • "Just like to thank all who worked on my case and Ian for instructing excellent counsel"

  • "On behalf of the FCA's.. I would like to say how impressed they are with you..the calmness which you bring to the case and also how informed you are on particularly complicated issues from a legal perspective"

  • "It's all thanks to David. I never thought I'd see the day I had my little girl living with me again and I owe my now happy life to him"

  • "I had been told I had little chance of winning my case but David had his own views on this. It was a long case but we won...David knows his stuff and is dedicated to his case and clients"

  • "Callum Morris gave me his all and fought my corner all the way. He put me at ease throughout the Police investigation and made me feel like I was not alone. I want to thank Callum for all his hard work and would definitely recommend him if you find yourself, for any reason at the Police Station under investigation"

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