Nerisha Besesar Partner


+27 (0) 31 575 7122


LLB (University of Cape Town), Advanced Short Course on Business Rescue (UNISA), Notary Public

Specialisations and Interests

Involved in general and commercial litigation including debt recovery, consumer protection, educational institutions and property related issues including evictions. Nerisha has developing interests in competition law and tax litigation.

Nerisha formed part of the legal team which successfully pursued the appeal Spring Forest Trading CC v Wilberry (Pty) Ltd t/a Ecowash and another 2015 (2) SA 118 (SCA) relating to the validity of cancellation and variation of contracts by electronic signatures. The team was awarded Litigation Team of the Year at the African Legal Awards in 2016 for their work on this matter.

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