Mr Jones Antunes > Werksmans Attorneys > Johannesburg, South Africa > Lawyer Profile

Werksmans Attorneys
THE CENTRAL, 96 RIVONIA ROAD
SANDTON
JOHANNESBURG 2196
South Africa

Work Department

Arbitration, Dispute Resolution and Mining, Environmental & Resources

Position

Director

Career

Director Jones Antunes has extensive experience in a wide variety of litigious matters including shareholder disputes, contractual disputes, unlawful competition (including enforcement of restraint of trade covenants and anton piller applications) and tender disputes, and mining related disputes. Jones is also an accredited CEDR mediator.

Education

1992: B Com (University of the Witwatersrand)
1995: LLB (University of the Witwatersrand)
1997 -2019: Admitted Attorney and Director of Fluxmans Attorneys
2019: Director, Werksmans Attorneys

Lawyer Rankings

South Africa > Dispute resolution

Werksmans Attorneys has an impressive track record in high-profile commercial litigations and disputes in the High Court, Supreme Court of Appeals and Constitutional Court, as well as conducting arbitrations domestically and internationally. Business rescue and insolvency mandates and tax litigation are also within the team’s capabilities. Sectors of focus for the group include IT, agriculture, banking, healthcare, retail and energy. Corlett Manaka  is head of the department and reputable in the constitutional and administrative law space, as well as business crime and investigations work. Chairman of the firm David Hertz is a strong litigator and Des Williams is also notable in litigation and international arbitration. Other team members include shareholder dispute expert Jones Antunes , land reform specialist Bulelwa Mabasa , pensions litigator Darren Willans  and construction and engineering lawyer Sarah Moerane .