Updated: Jan 24, 2022
Durban - Johannesburg – Cox Yeats Attorneys has appointed four legal professionals to join their Sandton office.
Expansion of the firm’s Business Rescue & Insolvency practice, headed by Thys Scheepers, lead to the appointment of a further four new professionals to the Cox Yeats Johannesburg office this month. These appointments will enhance the services offered by the Business Rescue & Insolvency practice, both nationally and internationally.
GARETH CREMEN, Partner, heads up the Business Restructuring and Insolvency Team in Johannesburg. Gareth specialises in the fields of debt recovery, business restructuring, business rescue and insolvency, as well as banking litigation, restructuring (formal and informal), cross-border litigation, forensic investigations and fraud, disputes between parties, regulation and compliance laws.
Gareth has received the following accolades: • Ranked in Chambers Global (2020 & 2019)
BRIDGET LETSHOLO, Senior Associate, focuses on restructuring (insolvency and business rescue). Her experience includes convening inquiries into the affairs of liquidated companies, liquidations and related litigation, which includes the drafting of liquidation applications, defending liquidation applications and drafting proof of claim on behalf of creditors. She also represents companies and business rescue practitioners.
MAGREET HENNING, Associate, focuses on restructuring (insolvency and business rescue). Her experience includes liquidations, sequestrations, assisting various role players during insolvency and business rescue proceedings, general and commercial litigation.
CRAIG DE BRUYN, Associate, focuses on litigation, restructuring, insolvency and business rescue. He has experience in placing various entities into business rescue, representing business rescue practitioners and creditors in business rescue processes, across various industries including aviation, construction and textile.
These appointments follow on the opening of the firm’s Sandton office in March this year in order to expand on the personalised legal services offered by Cox Yeats Attorneys nationally.
The firm’s managing partner, Michael Jackson, welcomed the new appointees and is confident that their expertise will be of great value to both clients and the firm. “The appointments of Gareth, Bridget, Magreet and Craig to our Johannesburg office will enhance our service offerings to national and international clients, expanding on the current services being offered by our Sandton team, that being in the fields of construction law, insurance litigation, property law, banking litigation, exchange control, international trade & investment law, sports law and general commercial litigation, to now include Business Restructuring and Insolvency Law ”, said Managing Partner, Michael Jackson.
Cox Yeats is a specialist boutique law firm with a wealth of experience and expertise balanced with dynamic and innovative solution. Specialists in:
Commercial, Natural Resources, Construction, Property, Information & Communication Technology, Maritime, Insurance, Labour, Business Restructuring, Business Rescue and Insolvency Law.
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