ADAM DONALD GUNN


Gunn Attorneys was founded by Adam Gunn in June 2014.

Adam completed his BCom Law LLB at the University of KwaZulu-Natal and his LLM in Environmental Law at the University of the Witwatersrand. Adam was admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2001, since then gaining over 13 years of experience in providing legal advice to clients in the resources sector.

He started his career at Webber Wentzel Bowens where he obtained valuable experience in commercial, mining, environmental and property law.

Being a serial entrepreneur and with a love of the outdoors, Adam tried his hand at running his own business in the eco-tourism industry, before returning to a career in law. Adam also served as a director on the boards of client’s companies and this has given him first-hand experience of the strategy required to ensure a successful business. Gunn Attorneys is therefore positioned to provide your business with strategic legal advice.

Gunn Attorneys has also built a niche practice advising clients on issues relating to the agricultural sector and is proud to be able to offer clients a full service offering in this regard. Please refer to the attached summary of services.
SARAH BURFORD


Sarah completed her LLM at the University of Pretoria in 2019 focussing on retroactive environmental authorisations of activities and examining the consequences it posed.

She was admitted as an attorney in 2019 after completing her articles at VZLR Inc in Pretoria and focussed on medical law, third party matters and unlawful arrests. After her admission, she joined a mining house as in-house counsel, predominantly with drafting off-taking, mining and contractors agreements, negotiating debt collections, labour law issues, corporate structuring and advising on various other internal legal matters.

Sarah joined Gunn Attorneys in July 2021 and works on variety of matters including high court litigation, high level energy projects for both renewable and non-renewable energy sources, due diligences and writing legal opinions on various topics.
63 Wessel Road, Edenburg, Johannesburg, 2128
CELL: 072 533 4399 - PHONE: 010 900 1237 - FAX: 086 459 2405 - EMAIL: adam@gunnattorneys.co.za