18 Oct Anthony Hillary
Anthony joined Anthony Mason Chambers in 2023 and has experience in common law, commercial and appellate matters.
Prior to being called to the Bar, Anthony spent 20 years, fifteen as a capital Partner, as a General Insurance Litigator at HWL Ebsworth and its local predecessor, Lawson Smith Lawyers.
Anthony has broad and extensive experience in common law, toxic tort, professional indemnity, financial lines, property, transport, life insurance, pure insurance and general commercial litigation.
He has been the primary South Australian solicitor for multiple insurers across professional indemnity and liability books, personally listed on various D&O and EPL policies and acted as the principal local advisor for various defendants in asbestos related litigation. He has been the principal Australian advisor to various multinational organisations across numerous industries. He has been the honorary solicitor for multiple not for profit organisations.
Anthony has run litigation in the High and Federal Courts of Australia. The South Australian Court of Appeal, Supreme, District and Coronial Courts and the Supreme Courts of Victoria, the Northern Territory and Tasmania.
Internationally, Anthony has run litigation in the Supreme Court of California, the High Court of Indonesia and the District Court of Balikpapan, East Kamlimantan.
Anthony has appeared extensively as a solicitor advocate in all South Australian Jurisdictions and has acted as Junior Counsel in numerous District, Supreme and Court of Appeal trials.
He is a former Director of the Australian Insurance Law Association and Member of the Federation of Corporate Counsel (USA).