Webber Wentzel has recently appointed close to 40 new associates that have just completed their two-year vocational training. This new group of junior lawyers will continue to receive exceptional support and mentorship from the various teams, partners, and leaders within the firm as they continue their journey.
"We are proud of the dedication this group has shown in the past two years as candidate attorneys. Having entered the profession during Covid and not having the usual candidate attorney experience –they adapted and succeeded, showing great resilience. We look forward to further developing them to thrive in a modern law firm and advance their careers in the legal profession" -
Christo Els, Webber Wentzel senior partner and chair.
This is what some of the newly appointed attorneys had to say about their experience at Webber Wentzel:
"It is such an exciting and humbling opportunity to be working in Africa's leading law firm, amongst Africa's most innovative legal minds, working on matters that change the trajectory of our continent and our world" -
"In the past two years, I have gained the most valuable experiences and lessons that have provided me with the best foundation imaginable for my career" –
"My experience at Webber Wentzel far exceeded my expectations. I have had the honour of working with some of the continent's brightest legal minds on some of the continent's biggest and most complex transactions." The firm does a great job of living up to what it stands for and making sure that our values are at the centre of everything we do" -
"Webbers has provided me with a platform from which I can provide real value, and make the difference I want to make – be it for our clients or community"