Anthony qualified in 1995 and has more than 20 years of experience with leading international firms specialising in handling marine and trade disputes.

Anthony’s practices focus on “dry” shipping and commercial disputes including defending cargo claims, misdelivery, charterparty dispute, damage to hull and machinery, claims arising from collision, grounding and salvage, arrest of ships and jurisdiction challenge, commodity contract, crew’s and workman’s bodily injury claim, regulatory investigations.

Representing P&I Clubs belonging to the International Group, Anthony is regularly instructed to act on behalf of Chinese-speaking shipowners and charterers. Anthony is fluent in Mandarin and has an in-depth understanding of the culture and operation of the Chinese members. Anthony also works closely with general insurers defending claims against freight forwarders and terminals.

Along with court proceedings in Hong Kong, Anthony has vast experience handling arbitrations in Hong Kong, Singapore and China. He regularly participates in foreign proceedings including those in China and Taiwan. Anthony is also a qualified CEDR mediator.