Outside of Work Anton enjoys listening to music, watching films and antno stand-up comedy. His recent focus on transit-oriented development and infrastructure, educational landscapes for higher education campuses and K schools, affordable family housing, and sport parks are all integral building blocks towards social justice and a better future.
Presentations and Publications As a leading expert on insolvency forum shopping Anton has spoken on the subjects of bankruptcy tourism and the restructuring foreign companies under English law at conferences in Brussels, Dublin and Montpellier. He is based in our Los Angeles studio.
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Select Projects. He has also advised directors and creditors of insolvent debtors, including a of German banks, regarding their rights and obligations.
He has represented insolvency practitioners from many ancy firms, both locally and nationally. Anton Smith ASLA Senior Associate Anton Smith has acquired a particular attention to detail, materiality and constructability in his over 15 years of hands-on experience in landscape architecture, construction and construction documentation.
His co-authoured article on bankruptcy tourism from published in International Insolvency Review remains one of the leading papers on that evolving area of law. Anton is driven by the desire to be of public service to all Angelenos, but in particular to the underserved communities of Greater Los Angeles.
Having trained in Liverpool he spent the last 13 years at national law firm Geldards in their Nottingham office. His high level of technical expertise for at-grade and on-structure landscape systems is articulated through the various stages of de to final execution.
Anton thrives on the collaborative and playful process of de refinement, where new ideas and materials are frequently explored. Highlights In Anton advised the liquidator of a failed Dubai property investment company on a successful application that went to the Court of Appeal. Historically Anton has advised on all aspects of insolvency law, both domestic and cross-border.
He runs the annual Robin Hood Half Marathon and atnon done so every year since He also has a passion for fine dining.