Dean Ehrlich
Dean Ehrlich
Telephone: 011 290 4000
Mobile: 082 788 0746

Dean Ehrlich

Dean joined the Bar in 2013. He has an LLB degree from the University of Cape Town. He completed his articles at Edward Nathan Sonnenbergs where he was retained as an associate prior to joining the Bar.


Dean has appeared in the High and Magistrates’ Courts, the Supreme Court of Appeal, the Dispute Resolution Chamber and Disciplinary Committee of the National Soccer League, the Copyright Tribunal and in arbitrations. He has acted on behalf of individuals, football players, football clubs, football leagues and associations, basketball clubs, construction companies, public entities, copyright owners and performers. Periodically, he serves as an independent member of SAFA’s Disciplinary Committee.


Dean is a general commercial litigator with particular experience and interest in:


  • Construction law and the NEC3, FIDIC, JBCC and GCC forms of contract;
  • Sports law;
  • Copyright law;
  • Contract law;
  • Administrative law.