Anton Barnes-Webb

Current View:

This content is provided by Chambers. Learn more about our methodology


"One of the original project finance lawyers in the market," Anton Barnes-Webb remains a highly prominent figure in the projects and energy space. He handles a range of complex finance mandates, notably regarding major transport and infrastructure projects, and has broad experience across the spectrum of power plant development work, including coal, renewables and LNG. He is frequently instructed on matters outside of South Africa and has a respected Africa-wide practice. A source commented: "I think he's really great. He's very thorough, very fluid and you can have a robust and decent conversation with him."

Anton Barnes-Webb heads the infrastructure group from Johannesburg and is frequently mandated by commercial and development banks on project financings. In addition to his expertise in transport and accommodation PPPs, he has broad experience in renewable and traditional power IPPs. He acts on mandates across Sub-Saharan Africa.