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Anthony is an experienced barrister with a broad practice focused on commercial law. He has acted in complex disputes for some of Australia’s largest companies. He has strong legal skills and exercises sound judgment to bring cases successfully to trial. He also understands the wider commercial context of any dispute and where the opportunities exist to resolve them.

The Legal 500 has ranked Anthony as one of the Leading Silks at the Australian Bar in 2021. He is known for ‘clear thinking, cuts through the issues, provides strategic direction, and is articulate and unflustered' and being ‘Hands on, hardworking, provides thoughtful, practical and clear advice, works well with instructing solicitors, and respected by the bench.’

Anthony has also been recognised by the Chambers and Partners 2021 rankings for “Dispute Resolution: The Bar – Australia”, where they have remarked upon his versatile commercial practice and described him as ‘fantastic: thoughtful, approachable and very well regarded by the courts.’

In addition, he has been selected by his peers as one of The Best Lawyers in Australia every year since 2014.

Anthony regularly appears in the New South Wales Supreme Court and the Federal Court of Australia. He also appears for parties in mediations, liquidator’s examinations, compulsory examinations before the Australian Securities and Investments Commission and the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission, and in hearings before Royal Commissions and the Independent Commission Against Corruption.