Virgil Vergeer is a Partner at Collins Newman & Company and an Attorney of the High Court of Botswana. He specialises in a number of fields, including employment law & commercial litigation. Virgil has vast experience as a lawyer and represents commercial banks, the mines, hotels, parastatals and corporate clients.
Established in 1977, Collins Newman & Co has developed premier experience in the corporate and commercial field and is known for its dynamic and pro-active client orientated approach to the resolution of a wide variety of legal issues. With the acquisition of Magang & Co in October 2006, the firm has now become arguably the largest firm of corporate attorneys in Botswana.
Collins Newman contributes a significant amount of experience in all areas of law in Botswana, acting for a broad spectrum of financial institutions, multinational and national corporations and most commercial state enterprises in many of Botswana's more significant transactions, ranging from innovative deal structuring to complex commercial litigation, arbitration and informal dispute resolution. Its lawyers have developed a real understanding of client requirements and deliver advice based on a sound and clear practical perspective.
Firm Practice Areas
Corporate and Commercial
Capital Markets and Finance
Labor and Employment
Property and Securitization