Tony has been named one of the top 10 offshore lawyers in Asia by Asian Legal Business in its Offshore Client Choice List in 2016 and 2017 and also commended in 2018. Tony is also recognised by Chambers, IFLR and Legal 500.
Clients say that they value Tony's "commerciality and capacity to cut through a great amount of complexity and provide straightforward advice”.
Since joining Ogier, Tony has advised on a number of landmark transactions, including Indonesia's national airline's US$500 million sukuk - the first non-sovereign USD Sukuk out of Indonesia and the first Asia Pacific national flag carrier to successfully issue a USD benchmark bond on a standalone basis since Qantas Airways’ USD bond offering - and the successful restructuring of Mongolian Mining Corporation, a significant and complex matter named Restructuring Deal of the Year by IFLR in 2018.
Tony started his career at a leading Australian firm in Sydney where he gained broad experience in banking and corporate transactions. Tony then worked in-house at one of Australia's largest investment services groups, where he focused on funds establishment and capital markets and structured finance transactions.
Tony then moved to Hong Kong to join a magic circle law firm where he advised on capital markets transactions, private equity, structured finance and bank lending.
Tony speaks English and Mandarin.
1992 - New South Wales, Australia
2008 - Hong Kong (non practising)
2013 - England and Wales (non practising)
2015 - British Virgin Islands
Tony is a Registered Foreign Lawyer regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong.