Court freezes some of top lawyer Barnabas Xulu’s bank accounts in long-running legal fees dispute | News24
- Lawyer Barnabas Xulu had his bank accounts frozen by a court order.
- A settlement agreement is the subject of a dispute between Xulu and the Environment, Forestry and Fisheries Department.
- The department secured an order that his bank accounts be frozen, and a house and Porsche secured until the matter is resolved.
Some of well-known lawyer Barnabas Xulu’s bank accounts were ordered frozen by the Western Cape High Court in a long-running battle with the Department of Environment, Forestry and Fisheries over legal fees paid by the department.
Xulu has done legal work for the department, but the validity of the Service Level Agreement (SLA) and a settlement agreement has been the subject of a long-running dispute and internal battles, which have spilled into the high…