Cox Yeats Attorneys


Keren joined the firm in 2011 and was appointed partner in 2013.  She obtained her LL.B. summa cum laude from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg in 2006.

She practises in the Commercial Law department where her experience and focus lies in drafting and negotiating commercial agreements and memoranda of incorporation, assisting clients with corporate restructuring and giving presentations and providing advice on Consumer Protection Law, Company Law and general Business Law issues.  Keren also has a background in assisting foreign clients to establish operations in South Africa.

Keren is the author of the LexisNexis publications: A Practical Guide to the Companies Act and Butterworths Forms and Precedents: Companies Volumes 1 and 2. She is co-author of Butterworths Forms and Precedents: Companies Volume 3 and of the LexisNexis online products Practical Guidance: Corporate Governance, Practical Guidance: Trusts, Wills and Estates and Practical Guidance: Mergers and Acquisitions.

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Keren Watson


Direct line:
031 536 8518

Cell number
071 470 6766