Jameel Patel



Jameel previously worked at a global top 10 law firm where he specialised in business restructuring, insolvency and commercial litigation.

Jameel’s clients include global corporates, strategic government organisations, high net worth individuals, celebrities and sports stars. Jameel’s clients are major contributors in sectors such as Petroleum and Energy; Logistics and Transport, Commerce, Retail, Engineering & Construction, Manufacture, Telecommunications, Property Management and the Public Sector.

Jameel has extensive experience in various areas of commerce and his work includes amongst other things:

  • Acting for and advising one of the largest Petroleum Entities
    in respect of various commercial disputes.
  • Acting for and advising clients with regards to liquidation
    proceedings and business rescue proceedings.
  • Acting for and advising clients with regards to complex and
    litigious contractual disputes.
  • Conducting insolvency enquiries.
  • Providing a wide array of commercial advisory services.
  • Negotiating, advising and drafting a wide array of
    commercial agreements.
  • Advising companies on various regulatory, compliance and
    procurement issues.

Areas of Practice

  • Commercial Litigation
  • Insolvency & Business Restructuring
  • Corporate Commercial Law
  • Construction Law
  • Public and Administrative Law
  • Sports Law


  • Admitted Attorney | South Africa
  • Bachelor of Arts – University of the Witwatersrand
  • Bachelor of Laws – University of the Witwatersrand
  • Advanced Course in Business Rescue (Cum Laude)

Contact info

  • +27 (0) 72 286 7007
  • +27 (0) 011 052 1835
  • jameel@gpdinc.co.za
  • LinkedIn