Webber Wentzel is one of the leading corporate law firms in Africa.
Webber Wentzel has South Africa’s leading aviation practice, focusing on providing legal advice to a range of clients in the aviation industry. The practice covers aviation finance, aviation insurance and legal liability, regulatory issues and general aviation-related work. Webber Wentzel has been included in the International Who's Who of Aviation Lawyers 2011 and 2012 and the Guide to the World's Leading Aviation Lawyers, September 2011.
In South Africa we have over 400 highly accomplished professionals (of which 148 are partners) in a variety of legal disciplines. These include aviation, banking, finance & projects, black economic empowerment, climate change & carbon trading, competition, dispute resolution, employment law & employee benefits, environmental & natural resources, immigration, insurance & legal liability, international trade, technology, media, telecommunications and intellectual property, mergers & acquisitions, mining and energy, private equity, pro bono, real estate, public law, rail, shipping, marine insurance, transport and tax.
Our strategy is to help our clients wherever they do business in Africa. We are the South African member of the African Legal Network, positioning us as the legal firm of choice for national and international clients doing business in Africa. African Legal Network is an established group of Africa's foremost law firms, the largest and only one of its kind on the African continent. This gives us access to an additional 580 lawyers in 14 major African cities in Botswana, Burundi, Ethiopia, Kenya, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia, while Webber Wentzel has offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town.