Designation: Managing Director
Work: +27 41 396 9235
H Dip Man Prac (Cum Laude)
H Dip Tax
Focus Areas: Commercial & Management
MC Botha is the Managing Director of Joubert Galpin Searle, one of the biggest corporate law firms in the Eastern Cape.
He graduated from the University of Port Elizabeth (now Nelson Mandela University) in 1985 with a degree in law.
He joined Joubert Galpin Searle in 1987, became a partner of the then partnership during 1989, and was appointed Managing Director of Joubert Galpin Searle in 1997.
MC practices commercial law and has an extensive grounding in corporate, commercial and constitutional law, construction, procurement law and the structuring of commercial transactions. He has developed a special interest in the law affecting the energy sector, and public procurement. He is a leading authority on and is extensively involved throughout South Africa in assisting commerce and industry with finding solutions to the various electricity challenges that arose from municipal and Eskom dysfunctionality.
Furthermore, MC acts as a legal advisor to numerous corporates, both listed and unlisted throughout South Africa.
He also serves on the board of the Nelson Mandela Bay Business Chamber where he has played an active role for almost 10 years.
MC is a keen cyclist and enjoys wildlife, photography, scuba diving and reading.