In the commercial field, his most recent cases have included fraud and asset tracing, conflicts of laws and jurisdiction, commercial agency, foreign government guarantees, and an increasing number of heavy international arbitrations.
With regards to employment law, Antony has extensive experience of contractual and statutory disputes, with particular emphasis on public sector and trade union cases. He has conducted a number of non-statutory enquiries for trade unions.
In public law, he has advised and appeared in many judicial review cases, and in statutory and non-statutory enquiries, for and against public authorities.
In the area of media and information law, Antony has handled defamation and breach of confidence cases and has a special interest and expertise in the developing law of privacy. He is also knowledgeable about data protection and freedom of information law.
Antony combines an intellectual approach with a relaxed and user-friendly manner.
Antony accepts instructions under the Bar Council Standard Contractual Terms, details of which can be found here.
Antony is committed to protecting and respecting individual’s privacy where and to the extent appropriate. In order to provide legal services to his clients, including advice, drafting and representation services, Antony needs to collect and hold personal data. This includes his client’s personal data and the personal data of others who feature in the disputes and other matters upon which he is instructed. To read Antony’s privacy notice in full, please see here.
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