Zunaid, a practising attorney at LHL Attorneys Inc. graduated among the top 10 law graduates at the University of the Witwatersrand in 2013 and served articles at one of South Africa’s top tier business law firms, Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr Inc. Zunaid gained legal experience in fields such as general corporate and commercial law, mergers and acquisitions, corporate structuring, financial regulatory law and general High Court litigation.
At Cliffe Dekker, Zunaid worked as an associate with one of South Africa’s most respected mergers and acquisitions attorneys, Johan Latsky, and with South Africa’s preeminent corporate mining lawyer, Allan Reid. Since joining LHL Attorneys, Zunaid has acted as a corporate and commercial legal consultant in several transactions and is passionate about advising the SME sector of South Africa.
Zunaid currently serves as a director on the boards of the Brightest Young Minds NPC, an entrepreneurship aggregator, FWJK Cape Town (Pty) Ltd, a property development company and is a senior committee member of the Wits Mentorship Programme. Zunaid is fluent in English and conversant in Afrikaans, Zulu and German.