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Stuart James Hayward

Year Of Admission:
  • 2013
Contact Number:
  • 082 778 6892
Practice areas:
  • Administrative law
  • Arbitration
  • Aviation
  • Banking and finance
  • Civil litigation
  • Commercial law
  • Competition law
  • Constitutional and human rights
  • Criminal law
  • Environmental law
  • Insolvency and company law
  • Insurance
  • Labour law
  • Local government law
  • Medical negligence
  • Personal injury
  • Property law
Brief curriculum vitae:

Stuart has a diverse practise spanning the realms of civil, criminal, labour and public law. He focuses primarily on commercial disputes within the urgent court, trial court, appeal court, opposed motion court and arbitration arena. Stuart has a particular affinity for complex contract, restraint of trade and intellectual property law.
Stuart’s love for debating, literature, anthropology, philosophy, economics and the written word has manifested in extensive opinion column contributions towards Business Day Newspaper.

Academic qualifications:

Bcom LLB Stellenbosch University

Society memberships:

Old Diocesan Union (Bishops old boys society)
Formerly a member of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
Formerly a trainee adjudicator on the SAIIPL domain disputes panel see


Lectures and Presentations:

Stuart presents SASLAW (The South African Society for Labour Law) lectures and practical demonstrations to university students and novice attorneys; one such practical demonstration involves the use of a dummy witness in terms of a mock CCMA arbitration.

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