Projects finance expert, Jason van der Poel has returned to Webber Wentzel after spending just over four years at Allen & Overy. Jason is dual qualified (admitted in England and Wales and South Africa) and has a strong track record advising on projects in renewables, road infrastructure and other project work.
He bolsters the market leading Webber Wentzel projects team recognised by Chambers Global, IFLR1000 and Legal 500, for its expertise in project development and finance across Sub-Saharan Africa.
"I am excited about the prospect of returning to Webber Wentzel, a firm with a deep history in and commitment to South Africa and the region. I look forward to making a positive contribution to the ongoing success of the projects team and the firm in the South African and regional infrastructure and energy environment," said van der Poel.
"We are delighted that Jason has returned to Webber Wentzel. He is an exceptional lawyer and a dynamic thinker," said Christo Els, Senior Partner, Webber Wentzel.