José has extensive experience in Australia and Southern Africa across projects and finance matters, including major Public Private Partnership (PPP) projects. He has acted for governments, sponsors and financiers involved in various projects and most recently worked on several high profile PPP projects in the Australian market, acting as the key delivery co-ordinator for the legal teams and advising bidding consortia on various projects.

As a partner of a leading South African law firm advising companies in the mining, energy, infrastructure and finance sectors, José gained wide experience in PPPs, project finance, infrastructure projects and construction law. These matters involved a wide variety of industries including transport (toll roads, airports, rail and harbours), mining, power and tourism.

José also has broad experience in corporate law and litigation, including drafting and negotiating complex commercial agreements and advising on a wide variety of litigious matters heard by South Africa's senior courts. He is admitted to practice in both South Africa and New South Wales.