Anthony Beven Partner Cairns +61 7 4046 8853

Partner - Indigenous Advisory

Anthony is a legal practitioner with 20+ years’ experience as a senior statutory officeholder, including ten years as Registrar of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Corporations and eight years as an ASIC Regional Commissioner.

He has a deep knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture having worked closely with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, organisations and communities around Australia.

Anthony is experienced in native title, having held statutory powers under the Native Title Act 1993 and assisted many native title bodies with governance, dispute resolution and financial management.

Anthony has substantial experience in not-for-profit corporate registration, regulation, turnaround and reconstruction in Australia and also Papua New Guinea. He also has extensive experience in undertaking and managing corporate investigations to detect and respond to fraud. 

Qualifications
  • Graduate Diploma, Applied Finance and Investment, Securities Institute of Australia
  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Admitted as a Legal Practitioner to the High Court of Australia, the Supreme Courts of the Australian Capital Territory, Northern Territory and Queensland and the National Court of Justice of Papua New Guinea
  • Law Society of the Australian Capital Territory