Stoffel Ackermann is a director of the firm and is based at the Tyger Valley and Cape Town branches of STBB. He joined STBB in 1999 in the litigation department and specialises in commercial and construction law litigation. He currently heads the firm's litigation department and is a member of the executive committee.

Development Law Update | STBB’S Stoffel Ackermann to speak at the prestigious SCLAfrica International Conference in November

The Society of Construction Law for Africa (SCLAfrica) is hosting its 2018 international conference in Johannesburg on 20 and 21 November. The SCLA brings together experts in construction law and dispute resolution from across the globe.

STBB is proud to announce that Stoffel Ackermann, head of its Construction Law Department, will be among this year’s speakers. He will be addressing attendees on African Construction: An Overview of the Latest Trends. He is a co-founder and Vice Chairman of the Society of Construction Law for Africa.

Stoffel’s presentation at the SCLAfrica conference comes on the back of his attending the 8th International Society of Construction Law Conference in Chicago, where he sat on a panel with attorneys from Australia, Dubai, London, Paris and South Korea.

The keynote speaker at this year SCLAfrica Conference is Sir Vivian Ramsey, a former judge of the High Court of England and Wales and a qualified civil engineer. He is a past winner of Construction Design’s Construction Silk of the Year and was the appointed judge to oversee the Technology and Construction Court in England in 2007. He was also appointed as a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Engineering in 2013.

If you are interested in attending the conference, you can register HERE or, alternatively, you can contact info@sclafrica.org or +27(0)21 422 1802.

If you would like to contact Stoffel, please email him at stoffela@stbb.co.za or call him on +27 21 943 3800.