Gareth Weston joined Maitland in February 2015 as a Partner specialising in investment funds, based in Cape Town.
Gareth’s most recent position was as a Director in the Banking and Finance division of Norton Rose Fulbright in Sandton, South Africa. He specialises in financial services regulatory law and investment funds and his practice comprises a full financial services offering to asset managers, pension funds, private equity firms, insurers and banks in relation to the South African financial services regulatory environment.
Gareth commenced articles with Denys Reitz (now Norton Rose Fulbright) in Cape Town in 2005 following an LLB at the University of Cape Town. He is currently finalising his thesis towards an MCom (Taxation) degree at UCT. Legal 500 ranked him as a recommended lawyer for investment funds from 2012 to 2015 and cited him as being ‘commercial’ and ‘practical’ with ‘in-depth industry knowledge’.
LLB (University of Cape Town, 2005)