Pieter Conradie

Pieter Conradie
Office:
1 Protea Place
Cnr of Fredman Drive and Protea Place
Sandton
2196
City:
Johannesburg
Country:
South Africa
Tel:
+27 11 562 1071
Fax:
+27 11 562 1671

Biographies:

Who's Who Legal Litigation: Lawyers

Pieter Conradie is a director in the firm’s dispute resolution practice. Pieter is a former member of the Johannesburg Attorney's Association Supreme Court sub-committee, a founder member of the Transvaal branch of the Environmental Law Association and a former commissioner of the Small Claims Court. Pieter has been the attorney for various large corporations in South Africa representing them in the United States of America, Britain and Europe.

Pieter obtained a BA and LLB fromo the University of Johannesburg. He was admitted as an attorney in 1976, after which he joined the Johannesburg Bar, where he practised as an advocate until March 1980 when he joined Hofmeyr (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr). He is a member of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces.

Pieter practises commercial litigation in the Supreme Court of South Africa, the Supreme Court of Appeals and the Constitutional Court. His expertise also covers arbitrations, mediation, investigations into mining incidents, the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, anti-corruption investigations and defamation. He is recognised in Chambers Global (band 1, dispute resolution); The Legal 500: EMEA (tier 1, dispute resolution); Who’s Who Legal: Litigation; Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability Defence; Expert Guides: Guide to the World's Leading Lawyers (litigation, product liability and emerging markets); and Best Lawyers International: South Africa (arbitration and mediation, and litigation).

Pieter has made written contributions to The International Comparative Legal Guide to Product Liability, Class & Group Actions (2014) as well as Getting the Deal Through: Product Liability (2013).

WWL says: Pieter Conradie is a well-established figure in the disputes space and stands out as “one of South Africa’s leading litigators”.

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Who's Who Legal Product Liability Defence

Pieter Conradie is an executive consultant in the firm’s dispute resolution practice. Pieter is a former member of the Johannesburg Attorney's Association Supreme Court sub-committee, a founder member of the Environmental Law Association and a former commissioner of the Small Claims Court. Pieter has been the attorney for various large corporations in South Africa representing them in the United States, UK and Europe.

Pieter’s work covers a variety of sectors, including occupational health and safety; product liability; regulatory; and corporate investigations.

Pieter was admitted as an attorney in 1976. He then joined the Johannesburg Bar, where he practised as an advocate until March 1980. He subsequently joined Hofmeyr (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr). His experience includes arbitrations; mediation; investigations into mining incidents; Foreign Corrupt Practices Act matters; anti-corruption investigations; and defamation. He has been involved in actions in New York in both federal and state courts on behalf of defendant corporations, where jurisdiction and forum points were successfully taken. In view of various matters non conveniens being dealt with in New York, Pieter has gained extensive knowledge about the New York legal system, including knowledge about class actions, punitive damages and jury trials.

Pieter is recognised as a leading practitioner for dispute resolution by Chambers Global (top tier, 2012–2018) The Legal 500 EMEA (2012–2017). Best Lawyers International (2008–2018) recommends him for arbitration and mediation, and litigation and product liability litigation, and in 2017 named him Lawyer of the Year for arbitration and mediation. He is also named in Who’s Who Legal: Litigation (2013, 2017) and Who’s Who Legal: Product Liability Defence (2014).

WWL says: Pieter Conradie is an outstanding practitioner with over 40 years of specialist experience in the field. His practice offers insight into a range of matters such as product recall.

This biography is an extract from Who's Who Legal: Product Liability Defence which can be purchased from our Shop.

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