Johan van der Wath

Senior Associate, Johannesburg

B. Com Law, LLB

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Johan is an Attorney and Senior Associate at Tiefenthaler, with extensive expertise in construction, mining, and engineering disputes. He is a fellow member of the Association of Arbitrators (Southern Africa). His experience ranges from front-end work to dispute resolution and he regularly advises domestic and international clients on standard industry contracts such as FIDIC, NEC, GCC and JBCC as well as bespoke agreements. He takes a keen interest in assisting contractors with the submission and management of contractual claims in the construction and mining sectors. 

 He has been involved in a number of high-profile disputes resolved through adjudication, arbitration and Court proceedings. 

Johan has been recognised as a recommended construction lawyer in The Legal 500 EMEA 2023. 

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