Anthony Watson

Anthony is the longest-serving director at Greenwoods & Herbert Smith Freehills. He joined the firm at its inception in 1985 and was promoted to his current role four years later. His tax expertise is highly sought-after among clients in the real estate and funds management sectors.

Anthony is recognised as a leading adviser on capital management strategies, employee share ownership plans and trusts, and property investment vehicles. The firm’s local and international clients also benefit from Anthony’s advice during due diligence processes, and tax and prudential audits.

An Associate of Chartered Accountants Australian and New Zealand, Anthony received his Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Sydney. He is a member of Australian Institute of Company Directors and The Tax Institute, for whom he has written and presented numerous papers.