Anton Smith

Anton Smith

Co-founder, Consensus.nz

Anton is a ‘right-brain lawyer’ and entrepreneur who co-founded consensus.nz, New Zealand’s independent, online legal marketplace. He’s driving innovation to benefit clients and lawyers and he’s particularly interested in new ways of working.

Consensus has a strong, values-driven ethos focused on breaking down barriers standing in the way of lawyers and clients connecting. Anton and his team want to use it to help lawyers become digital masters. AI and automation are changing the practice of law; Consensus wants to improve the business of law.

Anton’s experience includes 2degrees (Corporate Counsel), Simpson Grierson (Associate), Duncan Cotterill (Senior Solicitor) and UN Youth New Zealand (National President).