JSE-listed firms must use black lawyers, says Ronald Lamola
New justice minister calls on companies to make more use of black lawyers
Banks and other JSE-listed companies should employ black lawyers to represent them in commercial matters, as transformation of the legal profession cannot only be left in the hands of the state, new justice & correctional services minister Ronald Lamola says.
Transforming the sphere of commercial law is a thorny issue in the legal fraternity, as the field is seen as dominated by white males. ..