Anthony McKenzie 麦安腾
Anthony is the managing partner of our Singapore office and the head of our corporate practice in Asia. He advises on Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands and Bermuda law and has a broad range of experience in corporate and commercial and finance transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, secured and unsecured financing arrangements, preference share issues, IPOs and capital markets transactions.
He regularly advises financial institutions, sponsors and borrowers on leveraged and acquisition finance, syndicated lending, structured finance, fund finance and secured and unsecured general corporate lending.
He also has significant experience in advising clients on the structuring, formation and maintenance of regulated and unregulated investment funds in the British Virgin Islands and Cayman Islands.
Anthony is ranked as a leading offshore lawyer by each of The Legal 500, IFLR1000, Chambers Global and Chambers Asia-Pacific. He is recognised by Asian Legal Business in The 2019 Offshore Client Choice List for client service in Asia, with clients describing him as 'extremely approachable with a can-do attitude to providing the advice needed to get transactions over the line'. He has also been identified by China Business Law Journal as one of China’s Elite 100 lawyers (Foreign firm) – a member of the A-List of China’s legal profession.
Anthony was formerly with Allen & Overy LLP in London and Australia and Maples and Calder in the Cayman Islands. Before that he worked for Clayton Utz in Australia.
Anthony was admitted as a barrister and solicitor of the Supreme Court of Western Australia and the High Court of Australia in 2002, as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales in 2006, as an attorney-at-law in the Cayman Islands in 2007, as a solicitor of the Eastern Caribbean Supreme Court (British Virgin Islands) in 2014 and is enrolled as a registered associate in Bermuda.
Anthony 被Legal 500、IFLR1000、Chambers Global以及 Chambers亚太评为年度领先开曼律师，入选Asian Legal Business 2019年亚洲客户服务的离岸客户优选名单。客户评价他说“他提供的法律意见非常可行。他秉承积极的态度为交易的顺利开展提供建议”。他也荣登《商法》“中国法律精英100强”（境外律所）榜单，成为中国法律业务A-List成员。
Anthony曾任职于Allen & Overy LLP伦敦和澳大利亚分所，以及Maples & Calder的开曼办公室。在此之前，他曾在澳大利亚的Clayton Utz 工作。
Anthony 具有以下国家/地域的律师资格： • 2002年，澳大利亚执业律师资格 • 2006年，英格兰和威尔士律师资格 • 2007年，开曼群岛执业律师资格 • 2014年，英属维尔京群岛执业律师资格 • 百慕大群岛执业律师资格。