Henning Pieterse

Partner


Areas of Expertise
Corporate & Commercial Law

Qualifications
BA (Hons) – University of Pretoria
LLB – University of Pretoria
LLM – University of Pretoria

Background
Henning Pieterse is a partner at Bisset Boehmke McBlain and has more than 20 years’ experience.

Henning began his professional career in 1980 when he joined the Department of Foreign Affairs. He had postings in New York and Moscow.

Henning joined Bisset Boehmke McBlain in 1995 as a candidate attorney. He was admitted as an attorney and appointed as an associate at Bisset Boehmke McBlain in 1997 and became a partner at the firm in 1998.

He enjoys swimming and reading in his spare time.

Henning has vast experience in commercial law, including the drafting of contracts, advising on sales of shares and businesses and advising local and foreign private clients.

Henning has acted for clients in various sectors and industries, including entities established as a result of the Richtersveld land claim settlement since 2007.

Did You Know?
As a result of Henning’s overseas postings, he continues to maintain an active interest in international politics and South Africa’s international relations with Russia and the USA. Henning has a basic knowledge of the Russian language.

Associations
Henning is a director of the Jakkalsfontein Home Owners Association NPC (RF) and Katleho Biomedical (Pty) Ltd (RF). He serves as trustee on a number of family trusts.

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