Anton Trixl

Partner, Tāmaki Makaurau | Auckland

LLB, BA, Victoria University of Wellington


d: +64 9 338 8313

m: +64 27 801 5699


Anton is a specialist in the energy, natural resources and infrastructure sectors. Since 2004 he has been advising clients on transactions in these sectors, in over 30 countries, including project development and project financing, public private partnerships, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, construction, and a wide variety of commercial contracts.

After more than 10 years with law firms in Wellington, Dubai and Singapore (including seven years with Clifford Chance in Dubai and Singapore), Anton joined Anderson Lloyd in March 2015.

Anton is internationally recognised in the current editions of top global legal directories  for his expertise advising on construction, project development and infrastructure matters, including by Chambers and Partners, the IFLR1000 guide and the Doyle’s Guide. Chambers & Partners (Asia Pacific) 2021 states that Anton has extensive experience advising on major energy projects including procurement, contracting and development aspects as well as project finance. One interviewee said: “Anton is a good guy to have with you when things are a bit ugly. He’s not afraid to offer a contrary view and is strong both technically and commercially”.

Anton was the lead author of the 2020 and 2021 New Zealand Chapters of The Renewable Energy Law Review. Download our analysis here.

Anton is a member of the Society of Construction Law New Zealand.