Expertise

Mike is a South African qualified lawyer in the commercial disputes team. Before relocating to the UK, he practised as an attorney in Cape Town, South Africa. His experience spans a wide variety of commercial disputes with particular focus on alternative dispute resolution (arbitration, mediation and expert determination) involving maritime, infrastructure and corporate matters. He has acted for clients in a number of African jurisdictions and is an account manager in the firm's Africa Business Group. 

Publications
  • The South African Sheriffs' Guide: Practice and Procedure (Juta, 2015) – Researcher
Year Qualified
  • 2019 – Attorney of the High Court of South Africa – Articled at Bernadt Vukic Potash & Getz (Cape Town)
Languages
  • Afrikaans - fluent
  • Hebrew - professional standard
Education
  • University of South Africa – BSc (financial modelling) (2010)
  • University of Stellenbosch – BPhil (cum laude) (maritime studies) (2011)
  • University of Stellenbosch – MPhil (cum laude) (maritime studies) (2012)
  • University of Cape Town – LLB (2016)
Professional Memberships
  • Legal Practice Council of South Africa (Attorney of the High Court of South Africa)
  • Law Society of England and Wales (Registered Foreign Lawyer)