Michael-James Currie

Senior Associate

Telephone: +27 (0) 11 666 7566

Mobile: +27 (0) 82 452 7336





Competition Law/Antitrust

Practices in all areas of competition law enforcement and merger control across sub-Saharan Africa with particular experience in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Swaziland, Kenya, Tanzania, Egypt and COMESA, including:

  • cartel, abuse of dominance and general restrictive practices litigation.
  • dawn raids and investigations.
  • merger control (including cross border complex transactions).
  • market inquiries.
  • exemptions and Industry Codes of Conduct.

Commercial litigation and Dispute Resolution

Practice expertise includes complex commercial litigation (including cross border) and dispute resolution  before the superior courts including arbitration.

Anti-bribery / Corruption and asset recovery

As an active member of the ICC’s Fraudnet, the world’s leading asset recovery group, Michael-James is well versed with the anti-corruption laws in Southern Africa as well as the UK Bribery Act and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

Michael-James’ practice in this area includes conducting internal investigations, compliance, litigation and asset recovery.


"You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream."
C.S. Lewis

  • Competition /Antitrust
  • Commercial litigation
  • Anti-bribery / corruption and asset recovery