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Anthony is a partner and Head of Dispute Resolution in Guernsey. He is an Advocate and regularly appears in the Royal Court of Guernsey. Anthony has significant experience in many areas of corporate litigation and dispute resolution. He has a particular expertise in high value and complex commercial litigation, with particular focus on investment fund disputes, regulatory enforcement, contentious insolvency matters, asset-tracing and recovery work, and trust litigation. 

Prior to joining Appleby in October 2012, Anthony practised at another Channel Islands law firm in Guernsey and a boutique firm in Australia. He qualified as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland and High Court of Australia in 2003. In 2012, Anthony was admitted to the roll of solicitors of England and Wales (non-practising) and also called to the Guernsey Bar. Anthony studied at Caen University and obtained a Certificat d'etudes juridiques francaises et normandes.

Anthony is a member of the working committee undertaking a review of  corporate insolvency laws in Guernsey. He is also a member of R3, INSOL International, the Insolvency Practitioners Association, and the Association of Restructuring and Insolvency Experts.

Anthony was regarded as a notable practitioner by Chambers UK 2018 attracting plaudits for his "logical, thorough and tenacious approach" and for being "very good to work with and giving clear and commercial advice." According to the same directory "He has attained significant experience appearing before the Royal Court and the Court of Appeal in areas including investment fund disputes, asset tracing and multi-jurisdictional litigation."

The Legal 500 UK 2017 describe Anthony as an excellent advocate who is "very commercial, with good technical understanding" and leads Appleby's "strong team". 

Most recently Anthony won the bronze award for ‘Lawyer of the Year IFC – Partner’ in the third Future Leaders Awards, co-ordinated by Citywealth. 

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Anthony has attracted plaudits for his "logical, thorough and tenacious approach" and for being "very good to work with and giving clear and commercial advice." 

Chambers UK 2018

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