Lionel Egypt has joined Webber Wentzel as a partner at the firm with effect from 3 February 2020. Recognised by several international rating agencies, including Chambers Global and Best Lawyers, he joins Webber Wentzel from Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr where he served as a director in their Dispute Resolution Practice and as head of its Public Law Sector.
Egypt has extensive experience in administrative and constitutional law, including judicial reviews and tender related disputes. He has gained specialist knowledge in High Court and appellate litigation. His appointment will further bolster Webber Wentzel's leading dispute resolution and regulatory expertise.
Christo Els, Senior Partner: "We wish Lionel a long and happy career at Webber Wentzel. He has an excellent reputation for forging strong client relationships and for his technical expertise. Our people help us realise our strategy to partner with our clients in driving business success across the African continent".