Jeremy Gauntlett SC
Jeremy Gauntlett SC QC, Beit Scholar at the University of Stellenbosch, graduating BA cum laude and LL B cum laude. Rhodes Scholar at New College, Oxford, graduating BCL. Awarded Harvard Graduate Fellowship. Member of the Cape and Johannesburg Bars, and now also practising from Brick Court Chambers, London. Senior Counsel in South Africa, and Queen’s Counsel. Member of the Financial Markets Tribunal of Dubai and the Shanghai Court of International Arbitration.
Bencher of the Middle Temple. A past President of the Cape Bar, chairman of the General Council of the Bar of South Africa, vice-chairman of the International Council of Advocates and Barristers. Practises in commercial and public law, also in arbitration, regulatory (financial, mining and telecommunications) and competition law. Served as IATA and ICC arbitrator; member of the Commercial Appeals Panel for the Arbitration Federation of South Africa. Served (part-time) as a Judge of Appeal of the Kingdom of Lesotho 1996-2010. Mr Gauntlett SC QC has appeared as leading counsel in the High and Supreme Courts of Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, Swaziland and Zimbabwe. Also in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Tribunal in international law disputes, and the African Commission to the African Court of Justice.