White & Case: Johannesburg changes

White & Case: Johannesburg changes

Published: October 21, 2013

Law firm hires three new partners and relocates two from London.

Law firm White & Case has hired three new partners in its Johannesburg office and relocated two partners from London to South Africa.

Joz Coetzer, Johan de Lange and Craig Whitley have joined the firm’s banking and project-finance groups. De Lange joins from Webber Wentzel, where he was head of the banking and finance department, while Coetzer and Whitley join from Bowman Gilfillan.

Meanwhile, project-finance partner Christopher Utting will relocate to Johannesburg from London in January to head the office. He’ll be joined by London-based project-finance partner Mukund Dhar.