Adnaan Kariem

Director

Dr. Adnaan Kariem is a Director in our Finance & Banking practice. He specialises in corporate finance (debt and equity finance), project finance, corporate law, investment management related matters, financial services law and education sector transactions. Adnaan structures and negotiates the transactions in his field, drafts the necessary agreements and attends to regulatory matters.

Adnaan Kariem

About Adnaan

About Adnaan

Adnaan obtained his doctoral degree in commercial law from the University of Cape Town in 2022. His research and thesis analyses secured loans in South African law and cession in securitatem debiti to secure the repayment of loans. 

Adnaan began his career as a Candidate Attorney at Hofmeyr Herbstein and Gihwala (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) in 1998. He was promoted to Associate, then Senior Associate and became a Director in 2005.

Credentials

Credentials

Education

  • BA (Law) LLB, University of the Western Cape

  • LLM (Commercial Law), University of Cape Town

  • PhD (Commercial Law), University of Cape Town

  • Year of admission as an attorney: 1999

  • Registered with the Legal Practice Council

About Adnaan

Adnaan obtained his doctoral degree in commercial law from the University of Cape Town in 2022. His research and thesis analyses secured loans in South African law and cession in securitatem debiti to secure the repayment of loans. 

Adnaan began his career as a Candidate Attorney at Hofmeyr Herbstein and Gihwala (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) in 1998. He was promoted to Associate, then Senior Associate and became a Director in 2005.

Credentials

Education

  • BA (Law) LLB, University of the Western Cape

  • LLM (Commercial Law), University of Cape Town

  • PhD (Commercial Law), University of Cape Town

  • Year of admission as an attorney: 1999

  • Registered with the Legal Practice Council

News

Market recognition

  • Practical Law CompanyPLC Which Lawyer 2011 and 2012 recommended Adnaan in Finance and Banking.

Market recognition

  • Practical Law CompanyPLC Which Lawyer 2011 and 2012 recommended Adnaan in Finance and Banking.