Mohammed Motala


Mohammed Motala is a Director at Venns and Head of the litigation department. He specialises in commercial and financial litigation.

Mohammed has extensive experience in High Court litigation, mediation, and arbitration with an emphasis on banking, commercial evictions, recovery of high-value debt, complex and high-value contractual disputes, corporate disputes, property-finance-related disputes, and general contractual claims.

Mr Motala is also a registered liquidator on the National Panel of liquidators in South Africa and a certified Business Rescue Practitioner.

Mohammed has acted for a variety of clients, including major banks and other financial institutions, state-owned entities, major real-estate companies, insolvency practitioners and other large international and domestic companies.

2009University of KwaZulu-Natal - Batchelor of Laws
Liquidator on National Panel of Liquidators in South Africa
University of Pretoria - Diploma in Insolvency Law
UNISA - Advanced course in Business Rescue Practice
2009 - 2011Cajee Setsubi Chetty - Articled Clerk
2011 - 2012Venn Nemeth & Hart Inc - Professional Assistant
2012Venn Nemeth & Hart Inc - Associate
2012 - PresentVenns Attorneys - Director