Provided by Stuart McCafferty
Stuart is an expert in all aspects of dispute resolution, particularly group actions and mass tort litigation. He has extensive experience in the areas of engineering, construction and telecommunications law. Stuart’s expertise extends to contractual disputes, general commercial litigation, product liability, arbitration and alternative dispute resolution. He has written on the topic of arbitration and is the director of the Arbitration Foundation of Southern Africa and a member of its Management and Steering Committees. He has also received a Certificate of Commendation from the World Bank/ International Finance Corporation.
Stuart's qualifications include:
Diploma in Dispute Resolution (cum laude), University of Pretoria and the Arbitration Foundation of South Africa
LLB, University of KwaZulu-Natal
BA, University of KwaZulu-Natal
Admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa
Member of the Association of Arbitrators of South Africa
Named by Best Lawyer 2009 - 2023 as a leading individual
Named by Legal 500 2014 - 2022 as a leading individual and included in their Hall of Fame
Named by Chambers Global 2010 - 2022 as a ranked lawyer
Named by Who's Who Legal 2015 as a leading lawyer (Litigation)
Stuart McCafferty is a long-standing lawyer in the South African disputes market with a notable reputation for his handling of litigation and arbitration suits, as well as class actions. Product liability is an area of particular strength, in addition to commercial and contractual disputes. He currently serves as a consultant in the Johannesburg office.