Rob specialises in construction law focussing on front-end and non-contentious legal issues. Rob has advised comprehensively across both the public and private sectors and has extensive experience in the use of both bespoke and standard form construction and professional consulting contracts (including FIDIC and the NEC), and in-depth practical knowledge of construction law and infrastructure development. He has acted for employers, contractors and consultants (both local and international) on projects, disputes and other matters in connection with energy, port, mining and process plant projects, and also industrial and commercial property transactions. Chambers and Partners awarded Rob "Star Individual in 2016" (the first such ranking in the Construction area in South Africa). Chambers remarks that Rob has "an outstanding reputation in this arena, with a wealth of experience in construction matters" and quotes sources as saying "one of the top guys in the country - his commercial acumen is beyond reproach".