We offer a superior debt collection service through our Legal Recoveries Teams. There is a seamless integration between the handover and commencement of legal recoveries. Our collections expertise spans over 70 years, with expertise across a broad spectrum of clients; these include the public sector, banks, retailers, schools, body corporates, medical facilities etc. The Debt Recoveries Department is headed by Craig Blackmore, and ably managed by Rob Pennefather as executive consultant.

Craig Blackmore


Craig is a director in the Litigation department and leads the Specialised Recoveries team. This team is primarily tasked with debt collection for corporates and individuals alike. He is also an experienced attorney in criminal law. However, over the past five years, his practice has developed to focus more on general litigation where corporate entities form the basis of his client base.

Rob Pennefather

Executive Consultant and Debt Recoveries Manager

Rob Pennefather attended Rhodes University to complete both BA and B Comm degrees. He graduated with a LLB from the University of Natal and worked as a partner at Brokensha Meyer & Partners. Rob has extensive experience and theoretical knowledge of Civil Procedure in both the High Court and the Magistrates Court.