Anthony is a Senior Consultant in the corporate team.Anthony focuses on cross-border corporate, commercial and corporate finance transactions involving the acquisition and disposal of businesses and shares for both private and public companies, joint ventures and capital raising with a particular emphasis on the sports, technology and brands sectors across the US, Europe and Asia.
Anthony has assisted numerous successful entrepreneurs as well as many prestigious luxury and consumer brands on a variety of projects. He is considered a trusted adviser to many clients and also acts as non-executive director and mentor to various young emerging company clients and entrepreneurs.
He is also featured in the Power List: 100 Most Influential People in F1 and is the only lawyer to do so. He has advised clients in the sector for over 30 years. Anthony is a leading advisor to teams, sponsors, investors, sports management agents and drivers.
He regularly lectures on a variety of subjects including entrepreneurship and accessing private and public capital. He has lived and worked in Australia as well as the UK, Italy and Singapore.
As a leading fashion, lifestyle and entertainment agency, we provide a highly focused, expert service in connecting global consumer and luxury brands with celebrity talent. We enjoy working with Anthony and the experienced team at Withers due to the firm's in depth understanding of both brand strategy and talent engagement. The Withers team intrinsically understand what makes a successful brand-talent collaboration and how to navigate both the legalistic and business sides of this sometimes complex landscape. The team’s pragmatic advice, passion and approach with clients reflects our own and ultimately best serve our clients’ interests. This is why Withers is always our preferred partner and our first recommendation to all clients who are seeking outside legal counsel.
As a sports sponsorship and marketing business, we work with global brands on all aspects of sports sponsorship and help them deliver their business objectives. We enjoy working with Anthony and the experienced team at Withers. The firm's in depth understanding of the key issues facing decision-makers and stakeholders in sport sponsorship and the team's pragmatic advice, passion and approach with clients reflects our own and ultimately best serve our clients interests.
Nicholas's success in motor sports is thanks as much to the supportive team around him as it is to his natural talents. As a key part of that team, Anthony and his colleagues have guided us from an early stage of Nicholas's career, mapping out a strategy that has covered all legal and business aspects of his progression to the top tier of racing, and we have always felt that the firm has our best interests at heart.
Anthony's reputation as a lawyer who really understands the intersection of sports and business was what initially drew us to Withers. We've since discovered that the firm is committed to excellent client service and, like us, to nurturing and supporting young and emerging talent. Our close relationship has also enabled us both to establish valuable new contacts across Europe, Asia and the USA and, the firm's international reach, has been a useful support and resource for us.