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Attorney / Legal Consultant
June 16, 1981

About Candidate

I have a specialization in ADR (alternate dispute resolution) in both commercial and non-commercial matters and vast experience and passion in compliance, corporate governance, banking, labour as well company law and conractual related matters.

In addition can assist with process management and alignment making sure business is compliant with the ever changing legal environment.

Faizel holds a Postgraduate degree in Business through GIBS and has a qualification in alternate dispute resolution (ADR) through the University of PTA as well as an LLB degree at UNISA. Mr Faizel Mahomed has a combined business and legal experience of 12 years

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Education

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LLB 2005
UNISA

Completed my LLB

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Postgraduate in business (PGDIP) - MBA pending 2018
Gordon Institute of Business Science

I completed my postgradute in business with an average of over 65% and intend completing my MBA. A these is outstanding

Work & Experience

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Director 03/01/2007 - 12/06/2016
M - Inc Attorneys

FOUNDED M-Inc Attorneys with a partner in 2007 and led growth to where the practice employed 60 people across two provinces, serving ‘blue chip’ private, mostly in the banking sector & public sector clients for a period in excess of 10 years. He has extensive experience in the field of banking, compliance, risk, corporate governance, high level litigation, contractual law, labour and company law. Dealt with high level Arbitrations for SOE’s. Acted in the roles of Practice / Business Manager, and as a Principal Attorney in delivering and overseeing rigorous legal services that addressed the needs of clients.

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Director 06/13/2017 - 09/08/2021
FM Inc Attorneys

In 2017 he opened and successfully ran a second firm namely FM Inc Attorneys consulting to other corporate companies, SME’s and individuals in SA on a wide variety of legal matters which included general legal services, Labour, property, Compliance, Corporate Governance, Regulatory challenges and matters dealt with under the new Companies Act. He continues to consult in this capacity. In addition, partnered up with a compliance company namely OCS which dealt extensively with matters relating to the FSCA. He has appeared at the FSCA and other Regulatory bodies on behalf of clients in respect of complaints relating to Compliance and Regulations.

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Legal Consultant / Lecturer 01/03/2022
Legal consultant / Lecturer

Mr Mahomed lectures law graduates for the PLT (practical legal training courses which are compulsory in terms of the Legal Practice Council rules. He lectures ADR, Labour Law, Matrimonial Law, Insolvency, Civil Litigation (Magistrate and High Court) and Ethics as part of the Practical legal training for Law graduates. • Drafting, vetting legal contracts and opinions and research thereof in matters of a commercial nature; • Attended to all matters Banking related including debt collection, insolvency, tax; • Passion for labour law, mediation, arbitration, chairing of hearings (full life); • Attending to matters of a corporate or company issues in respect of registrations, MOI, Articles of Association, Annual Financial returns and all matters in respect of Company Law compliance and regulations; • High level negotiations of matters of a pre-legal nature being Arbitrations and Mediation. Chairing as well as being involved with reviewing and drafting outcomes; • Board of Directors administration which includes preparing minutes of meetings, annual returns, MOI and Articles of association, AGM (notices, quorum, chairing meetings), preparation of board meetings; • Assisting companies in Regulation, Risk and Compliance in respect of the Companies Act, POPIA, FAIS, FICA and the like; • Procurement of new business in both the public and private sector; • High level experience with Regulators, other statutory bodes, ombudsman in fields of finance, health, medical aid, property – to name a few; • Attending Arbitration Hearings; Researching & Preparing Legal Opinions;