JP is the legal and claims manager at Ethiqal medical risk protection, a professional indemnity insurance company, which is a division of Constantia insurance Co Ltd (“Ethiqal”). He is an admitted attorney with B. Comm and LLB degrees. Prior to this role, JP was a senior attorney at an international law firm and his primary focus was in professional indemnity insurance, with an emphasis in medical malpractice work.
JP is a trained mediator and has completed a certificate in medicolegal practice through the University of Cape Town. JP is a member of the South African medicolegal coalition task team. He currently serves as a board member of the Mowbray maternity Hospital board. He regularly contributes to articles in insurance and health-related publications, radio and TV segments and presents talks at related industry events.