Admitted as a solicitor in Queensland in 1999, Antony worked in Australia and subsequently the UK in law firm and in-house roles, mainly doing corporate and regulatory work. He was called to the Bar of Queensland in 2013.
His broad commercial dispute resolution practice includes corporate and financial services matters, regulatory concerns, property & leasing, insurance, bankruptcy and insolvency, construction claims, discrimination claims, restraint of trade and employment as well as media and defamation disputes.
Alongside his litigation practice in the Queensland Courts, the Federal Court of Australia as well as various Tribunals, including the Queensland Civil and Administrative Tribunal (QCAT), Antony also appears in mediations.
A significant component of Antony’s work is in class actions.
A selected example of Antony’s experience includes:
Judicial Review & Administrative
> Application for judicial review of the making of parole orders.
> An application under s.48 of the Judicial Review Act 1991 (Qld) for an order dismissing the originating application for a statutory order of review.
Media & Defamation
> Defamation proceedings following reviews posted on various review websites.
Land Law & Property
> Proceedings concerning leasing agreements and caveats.
Bar Association of Queensland
1997-1998 Articles of Clerkship, Queensland
1999-2002 Solicitor, Queensland
2002-2012 Lawyer (foreign-qualified, UK)
2013-Present Called to the Bar, Queensland
Master of Laws, University of Queensland
Bachelor of Laws, University of Queensland
Bachelor of Arts, University of Queensland