Member Type:
Advocate

Date of Call:
2018

Experience and Areas of Interest:

Talenta has 14 years pre-bar experience having been admitted as an attorney in 2005. Talenta has a diverse commercial and corporate law background with experience and interest in:

Banking and finance law; tax law; corporate and commercial litigation; construction law (bonds and guarantees); competition and labour law;

Talenta has negotiated various projects and financing agreements for the construction of power projects using coal, gas, wind, solar and other infrastructure financing and project agreements. Talenta also negotiated various off-take and feedstock supply agreement i.e. coal, gas and electricity.

Talenta’s experience was acquired while working for the Development Bank of Southern Africa: as a corporate and project finance lawyer; Sasol: as a corporate, commercial and a finance lawyer; SARS РLBC Unit: as a corporate tax legal advisor doing tax legal opinions and involved in tax disputes resolution; Ombudsman for Banking Services: as an adjudicator dealing with banking and contractual disputes between banks and their clients; Attorney at Swartz Inc dealing with commercial and labour law litigation.

Qualifications:

  • LLB (University of the North)
  • LLM Corporate & Competition Law (Wits)
  • H. Dip. Tax Law (UJ)
  • Post Grad Dip. Contracts drafting & interpretation (UJ)
  • Post Grad Dip Finance and Financial Law (University of London)

Contact Details:
Email: talenta@law.co.za
Tel: 011 535 0800
Cell: 072 279 4792