Nuhaa commenced serving articles of clerkship at Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc. in 2015, and joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr in 2016 as a Candidate Attorney. She was appointed as an Associate in 2017.

During her articles, Nuhaa has primarily been involved in a corporate and commercial, financial services practice. She has been of assistance in matters involving the establishment and restructuring of investment funds and financial products, the registration of foreign collective investment schemes with the South African Financial Services Board, as well as providing regulatory advice pertaining to the corporate, commercial, and financial services sectors.

She has also been involved in conveyancing, commercial litigation, insurance litigation, and competition law teams during her articles.

Nuhaa has recently assisted in the following matters:

  • Matrix Fund Managers, in respect of the migration of two funds from debenture trust structures to collective investment scheme trust structures.
  • Dimensional Funds Public Limited Company, a UCITS collective investment scheme registered in Ireland, in relation to an application for registration as a foreign collective investment scheme with the South African Financial Services Board, as well as reviewing and negotiating the representative agreement to be entered into with a local representative.
  • Sands Capital Funds Public Liability Company in relation to an application for registration as a foreign collective investment scheme with the South African Financial Services Board.
  • Mbuyu Capital Partners, a UK based fund adviser, in respect of various investment fund related transactions entered into by its clients, being UK pension funds, as well as in respect of the proposed establishment of a Mauritian feeder fund.
  • Coronation Fund Managers in respect of their reinsurance policy, fund policy and sinking fund policy product offerings.
  • CoreShares Index Tracker Managers with the establishment of two exchange traded funds in Mauritius to be listed on the Mauritius stock exchange (SEM) and a subsequent secondary listing on the South African JSE, as well as with the registration of the Mauritian exchange traded funds as foreign collective investment schemes with the Financial Services Board.
  • CoreShares Index Tracker Managers with the drafting and negotiation of market maker and authorised participant agreements.
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch in relation to the marketing and selling of financial products in South Africa.
  • Kirkland & Ellis LLP in respect of its client's acquisition of an interest in an insurance company.

Education

  • LLB, University of Cape Town: 2014