Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions

The Firm has represented a number of South African and international clients engaged in listings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate restructures, takeovers, hostile takeovers, reverse takeovers, broad based black economic empowerment transactions and delistings. Our mergers and acquisitions team has also advised a diversity of clients on regulatory matters concerning the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, the Takeover Regulation Panel, the Competition Commission and the South African Reserve Bank. We have extensive experience in the investigation (including legal due diligence), negotiation, structuring (including tax structuring), formalising (including contract drafting) and execution of a very broad range of corporate and commercial transactions.