Anneke Whelan

Partner

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Qualifications:

BLC, LLB (University of Pretoria), LLM (Shipping Law) (University of Cape Town), AIPSA Diploma Insolvency Law


Specialisations and Interests:

Anneke is the lead commercial litigation attorney in Shepstone and Wylie’s Cape Town office. She deals mainly with commercial and construction/engineering work disputes in both the high court and in arbitration forums. She specializes in insolvency work and business rescue proceedings and has also acted for various medical aid schemes. Anneke and her team was appointed the Independent Electoral Body to oversee and manage the election of a new board of trustees of one of the country’s largest open medical schemes. She has also represented international ship owners in London Maritime Arbitration proceedings. Anneke is an accredited arbitrator.

Anneke is a member of the steering committee of the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa, the Maritime Law Association, the South African Restructuring and Insolvency Practitioners Association and the Law Society of the Cape’s High Court committee. She is a trustee of the Keiskamma Trust and was appointed examiner for the Candidate Attorneys admission exams.


Knowledge and Insights by Anneke Whelan: