Last Updated: 10 June 2019
is a leading corporate commercial legal practice with offices in Johannesburg and Cape Town, South Africa. The firm forms part of the global PwC Legal network and is an integral part of a multidisciplinary practice, with a global legal team of more than 3,600 lawyers across more than 98 countries. ... Firms in the PwC network offer a regional legal service platform across Africa, providing: local legal expertise; a single point of contact allowing an integrated approach to professional services such as tax, accounting, deals advisory and strategy; cost-effective solutions; and seamless access to international networks and relationships. PwC aims to integrate multidisciplinary services across a range of functional streams and across borders with the goal of creating end-to-end solutions for clients, reducing project management and adviser interface risk and ultimately saving time and cost. PwC Legal South Africa comprises professionals who have experience in public market transactions valued in excess of ZAR80 billion, including some of the most complex and ground-breaking transactions, and who have been involved in major private equity and empowerment transactions. PwC Legal South Africa would like to thank Barry Werner, Nardia Hanif and Clemens Grobbelaar for their valuable contributions to this chapter. Disclaimer: The information in this guide is provided for general reference only, not as specific legal advice. Views expressed by the authors are not necessarily the views of the law firms in which they practise. For specific legal advice, a lawyer should be consulted.