Adine is the firms founding and managing director and started the firm because she “believes in a firm that provides specialist legal advice to the construction industry in which the value of partnering in the journey to success is paramount”.
Adine gained a wealth of experience within the construction space whilst she practiced as a partner at several of the top tier local and international law firms within South Africa. She is a trusted legal adviser to many listed and unlisted entities within the greater SADC region.
Adine’s skill, passion, strategic advice and expertise is unprecedented within the dispute resolution space where she has developed a reputation for pursing her client’s best interests with unrelenting vigor.
Michael joined the firm in early 2019 as an associate because he “has a passion for all things engineering and construction related”.
Drawing on his previous extensive litigation experience, he advises several specialist contractors and subcontractors on the contentious aspects of construction and engineering law, with reference to the JBCC and FIDIC suite of agreements. Michael is an advocate of the protection and promotion of the rights of smaller specialist contractors and subcontractors alike, who often find themselves in difficult positions.
Michael has developed and presents contract training workshops aimed at equipping these specialist contractors and subcontractors with the tools necessary to help them mitigate the risk of non-payment, time barring and claims arising out of their contracts.