ANTONIA HARRISON
Associate

QUALIFICATIONS
B.Com. LL.B. (cum laude) (University of the Witwatersrand).


HISTORY

Antonia was admitted as an Attorney in April 2017 having first served as a Candidate Attorney with the firm from 2015. She completed her B.Com. LL.B. (cum laude) in 2014 at the University of the Witwatersrand where she achieved a Certificate of Merit in the Law of Delict, was on the Dean’s List for the years 2013 and 2014 and was awarded the Bowman Gilfillan Award for Insurance Law. She spent a year in the Family Law Department at the Wits Law Clinic, rendering legal services and assistance to the poor and marginalised communities within the Johannesburg region.

Antonia is involved in all aspects of litigation and has appeared in the Magistrates Courts and, together with Counsel, in various High Court and Labour Court matters. Antonia has further assisted as a Correspondent Attorney in numerous high-profile Constitutional Court matters for the official opposition in Parliament, banks and other institutional clients.

Antonia’s experience, includes advising clients on litigious matters involving commercial agreements, restraints of trade, eviction proceedings, property matters, labour matters in the CCMA and Labour Court (acting for both the employee and the employer), and in insolvency and liquidation matters. Antonia also drafts and advises clients on most forms of commercial contracts.

She is the co-author together with Chris Christodoulou of the South African Chapter of the ICLG Legal Guide to Aviation Law (2017) and has been involved in advising on aircraft repossessions, lease arrangements, aircraft management agreements and recently attended the AERIAL 2017 Training & Development Conference on Aviation Leasing & Finance aspects.


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