Born and educated in South Africa, Sean concluded his schooling at Westville Boys’ High, Durban. Sean served in the South African Defence Force before pursuing a career in law. Before being called to the Bar in South Africa, Sean was an articled clerk between 1994 -1997. Sean now runs a successful practice in England while still holding full rights of audience in South Africa.
Having worked for many years in commercial environments, Sean understands the nature and difficulties of the business world. His knowledge of and experience in Company Law, Contracts, Construction, Property Law, IT/IP, places him in a unique position when dealing with matters that relate to these fields. Sean repeatedly demonstrates the ability to grasp the essentials quickly, problem-solve and to work within tight time-frames. This has led to him being Counsel of choice in urgent matters. Sean’s ability to establish a good rapport with instructing solicitors and lay clients regularly proves invaluable.
As a Barrister of 13+ years call, Sean conducts himself according to the highest professional standard and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to every single matter. Sean is an experienced and dynamic barrister specialising in substantial commercial work including interlocutory injunctions as well as Appeals and Applications in the High Court and Court of Appeal. He continues to prove his exceptional trial ability in Court. He has exceptional communication skills and is highly regarded as a tough litigator whom any client would want on their side.
Sean currently specialises in:
- Emergency Injunctions
- High Court and Chancery Division
- Business entities and Corporate Law
- Contracts – Commercial
- Construction and Building work contracts
- Torts and Delict
- Law of Agency
- Computer and I.T. Law
- Patents and Trade Marks
- Forensic and Medical Law
- South African Law