Anthony is a Senior Partner of PUNUKA Attorneys & Solicitors and author of the book Legal Issues in Capital Market Operation in Nigeria. He has over 32 years’ experience of practice in various areas of law including Securities Litigation, Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions. Anthony was called to the Nigerian Bar in July 1983 and elevated to the rank of Senior Advocate of Nigeria (equivalent to Queens Counsel) in 2000. He was also admitted to practice law in Ontario, Canada in June 2016. He is widely consulted by government agencies in Nigeria such as the government privatisation agency (“BPE”) and the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”), as well as leading banks and businesses. He brings to commercial transactions insights from his background as a commercial litigator. Founder of the Capital Market Solicitors Association (“CMSA”), he was Chairman of the Association for many years, and now sits as a Trustee of the Association. Anthony has a GPLLM for University of Toronto, an LL.M. from Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, Scotland, another LL.M. from the University of Lagos, an MBA from the Enugu State University of Science and Technology and LL.B from University of Ife. He is a Fellow of the International Bar Association (“IBA”) and Insolvency International (INSOL), a member of the Nigeria Bar Association (“NBA”), a fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (“CIArb”) UK, and a member of the International Insolvency Institute (“III”).