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Adam Harris

Harris, Adam
Partner
Cape Town
Corporate
+27 21 480 7837
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Career Overview

Adam Harris is a partner of Bowman Gilfillan and specialises in insolvency, business restructuring and related fields. He is a Director and member of the Executive Committee of INSOL, the leading international organisation which represents some 9500 members worldwide. He also served for many years as a national councillor of SARIPA (the South African Restructuring and Insolvency Practitioners Association, formerly known as AIPSA). He previously chaired the Law Society of South Africa Insolvency Committee.

Harris, Adam
Partner
Cape Town
Corporate
+27 21 480 7837
Contact Adam | Send SMS | Download VCard

Relevant Experience

Corporate
  • Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Re-structuring

Dispute Resolution
  • Bankruptcy, Insolvency and Re-structuring Dispute Resolution
  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insurance

Litigation
  • Litigation

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Harris, Adam
Partner
Cape Town
Corporate
+27 21 480 7837
Contact Adam | Send SMS | Download VCard

Career

Adam Harris is a partner of Bowman Gilfillan and specialises in insolvency, business restructuring and related fields. He is a Director and member of the Executive Committee of INSOL, the leading international organisation which represents some 9500 members worldwide. He also served for many years as a national councillor of SARIPA (the South African Restructuring and Insolvency Practitioners Association, formerly known as AIPSA). He previously chaired the Law Society of South Africa Insolvency Committee.

In the course of his practice, Adam represents lenders and creditors and other institutions such as professional indemnity insurers, as well as Business Rescue and Insolvency Practitioners in various aspects relating to the administration of insolvent estates and the restructuring, and winding-up of companies.

Adam has attended to some of the leading cases on different aspects of insolvency such as the constitutionality of interrogations, impeachable transactions, procedural aspects of liquidation applications and Practitioners' remuneration. He is one of the co-authors of the latest edition of Mars, a leading insolvency text in South Africa.

Qualifications

  • BA, LLM (University of Cape Town)
 
 
   

 

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