Wilkes Strengthen European Offering With New Appointment

Wilkes are delighted to welcome Anton Fischer to the firm to join our team of European lawyers. Together with Nigel Wood and Elisabeth Conner Anton will be servicing our existing German client base.

Anton will be taking on the role of Rechtsanwalt – Attorney at Law (Austria) and is soon to qualify as a Registered European Lawyer and has extensive experience of acting on cross -border transactions.

Anton has been tasked with assisting our already strong presence within the German market alongside launching a new initiative focused on Austrian businesses. To date Anton has worked in the UK, Vienna, Brussels, Leiden and Singapore and specialises in delivering Corporate and Commercial expertise to a wide variety of clients across Europe.

Commenting on his appointment Anton said:

“As a leading independent UK law firm, The Wilkes Partnership offers its clients a high level of service in a hands on way. Being able to deliver a wide range of legal services immediately attracted me to the firm. I am excited to work with existing clients on their cross border matters and to open up our full range of expert services within Europe and beyond.”

Nigel Wood, Senior Partner at Wilkes added:

“We are delighted to have been able to bring Anton to Wilkes and are excited to strengthen our offering both in the UK and overseas. During the recruitment process Anton showed a real desire and drive to help the firm build on its reputation and we are excited to support him in his endeavours.”

Anton is a native German speaker and can be reached on 0121 710 5900 or via email at afischer@wilkes.co.uk.