Justin is the CEO of Lighthouse Law. He advises on transactions in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and Africa and has extensive experience of acting for both corporates and financial institutions in the procurement of outsourced services and technology. Justin provides strategic advice and leads in the execution of complex procurement and contracting processes using Lighthouse Law’s innovative approaches to executing transactions. Justin also leads teams providing Lighthouse Law’s managed legal service to clients in both the UK and South Africa. Justin is a ranked lawyer in Chambers & Partners and is recognised in the Legal 500 which praises his ability to “anticipate client needs and turn around documents quickly” and his “knowledge of IT agreements in the context of South Africa [which] is uncontested”.

Previous Positions

  • Head of South Africa, Radiant Law (2014 - January 2017)
  • Counsel, Latham & Watkins (2012 - 2014)
  • Associate, Latham & Watkins (2005 - 2011)
  • Associate, Norton Rose (2003 - 2005)
  • Trainee Solicitor, Norton Rose (2001 - 2003)


  • CPE, BPP Law School (2000 – 2001)
  • BA (Hons) LLB, Rhodes University (1993 – 1998)


  • Admitted Solicitor, England & Wales (2003)

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