Attorney: Neil Riekert
Designation: Senior Executive Consultant

Neil practices as a senior executive consultant to TMJ and specialises in commercial law and litigation. He has been extensively involved in insolvency related matters and has a strong interest in business rescue proceedings. He obtained his BCom and LLB degrees at the University of Natal, Pietermaritzburg, and, after serving his articles at Mason Incorporated, was admitted as an attorney in 2001. After qualifying he joined the insolvency firm, Lynn & Berrangé, and, subsequently, Lynn & Main Incorporated, where he was appointed a director in 2008. During this time he gained extensive experience in bank debt recovery, insolvencies and High Court litigation. In 2012 he practiced for his own account in Pietermaritzburg before accepting an offshore position with the Schindlers Group in Mauritius, dealing with the provision of fiduciary services, corporate governance and cross-border transactions. Neil joined TMJ at our Pietermaritzburg office following his return to South Africa in 2016.