Born and educated in Kent, Tim obtained his degree in Land Management at Reading University and subsequently qualified as a Chartered Surveyor in 2001 whilst working for Cluttons in Tunbridge Wells and Maidstone. In 2003 Tim joined the Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust where he spent four very enjoyable years managing the commercial and residential portfolio and supporting the growth of the tourist operation. Tim joined Smiths Gore in 2009 and now acts for a range of clients including the Diocese of Rochester, East Malling Trust, the Tregothnan Estate Kent and The Chatham Historic Dockyard Trust. Away from work Tim has a keen interest in the Kent land based sector, tourism and heritage. He is an enthusiastic supporter of the Kent County Agricultural Society having attended the annual Kent County Show for over 25 years as both an exhibitor and visitor, is a Trustee of the Heart of Kent Hospice and a member of the Rochester Cathedral Business Guild Steering Group.