Kemp by name, unkempt by nature, genius at law
A gentleman to the end, the pyjama-loving advocate who defended Jacob Zuma is gone and law is poorer
Adv Kemp J Kemp, SC, who succumbed to Covid-19 complications, had the air of a batty professor.
He was known to work all hours, sometimes in his pyjamas, sometimes shirtless, to the chagrin of the more staid in the legal profession.
In a parody of his name, some called him “unkempt”, a reference to his dishevelled look...