Investment Treaties and International Law


Webber Wentzel possesses the most extensive international law expertise in South Africa.

We advise, principally multinational, clients on all aspects of international law, including rights under the bilateral and multilateral investment treaties. We also represent clients before ad hoc and institutional international tribunals. Webber Wentzel acts for Belgian and Italian investors in the pioneering ICSID case which concerns breaches by the South African government of bilateral investment treaty standards of expropriation, fair and equitable treatment, and national treatment.