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Wesley Wood

Wesley Wood

Senior Associate


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Wesley is a Senior Associate in our Maritime, Transport & Trade team. He has advised on all aspects of maritime and international trade law, including attachments, ship arrests, charter party disputes, cargo claims, salvage claims, marine pollution, collisions, groundings and other casualties, crew claims and general admiralty claims.

Having commenced articles of clerkship at Shepstone & Wylie in 2010, Wesley qualified as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2012 and practised maritime and international trade law at one of the leading International Transport, Trade & Energy departments in South Africa until joining Hadef & Partners in 2018.

Wesley is a member of the Maritime Law Association of South Africa (MLASA) and has sat on the Executive Committees of MLASA at both national and local Chapter levels. He was also the South African contributor to two loose leaf international publications on Air Law, Financing and Security. He holds an LLB and LLM in Business Law from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (UKZN).