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William Mayston


William initially qualified as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2001 before later qualifying as a solicitor of the High Court of England and Wales in 2004.

He joined Kingsfords in 2014 and specialises in employment and litigation.

Drawing upon a broad range of experience in contentious matters, William has acted for both Claimants and Defendants in both high value and smaller claims throughout the course of his career.

Reported cases in which William has acted in the past include:

Sumitomo Corporation v Credit Lyonnais Rouse Ltd [2001] EWCA Civ 1152 (20 July 2001)

Karbhari & Anor v Ahmed [2013] EWHC 4042 (QB) (17 December 2013)

William speaks fluent French, Afrikaans and some Spanish and has interests in languages, outdoor pursuits and travel.  He is married and has a daughter.