Sharlene Westerwinter

Legal Consultant

Sharlene holds a Masters Degree in Law. She also has certification in International Regulatory Compliance and KYC/CDD from the International Compliance Association. She has several years of experience in corporate and commercial law, having worked for many years for major South African law firms and an investment management company. Previously, she also worked as an academic for some years. She also supports the Swiss charity, Asylex.


Curriculum Vitae

since 02/2020

Legal Consultant, Leximpact

01/2014 - 03/2015

Associate at ENSAfrica, Cape Town

01/2012 - 12/2013

Lecturer at University of Western Cape, Cape Town

09/2008 - 12/2011

Lecturer at Rhodes University, Grahamstown

07/2005 - 08/2008

Legal Advisor at Sanlam Investment Management, Cape Town

06/2004 – 06/2005

Associate at Cheadle Thompsons & Haysom Inc., Gauteng

06/2003 - 05/2004

Junior Associate at Shepstone Wylie & Tomlinsons Inc., Pietermaritzburg

01/2002 - 06/2003

Trainee lawyer at Venn Nemeth & Hart Attorneys, Pietermaritzburg