Zaakira focuses on all aspects of corporate law, including acquisitions and disposals, crafting constitutional documents for different types of entities, B-BBEE empowerment transactions incorporating minority protections, commercial arrangements, due diligence reviews and corporate governance.

Representative Experience:

  • Assisted in advising a US-based company on the establishment of a US$1 Billion infrastructure development fund.

 

  • Assisted in advising a large investment management company on a ZAR300 Million B-BBEE empowerment transaction.

 

  • Assisted in a due diligence review for a large private equity investment fund relating to a 91.3% acquisition of the issued share capital of a large wine and spirit producer and distributor.

 

  • Assisted in advising a leading global oil and gas corporation with respect to a Wholesale Petroleum License.

 

  • Assisted a major commercial bank with respect to an Over-the-counter Derivatives Provider License application.

Practices

Corporate Commercial

Areas of focus

Corporate

M&A

Corporate Governance

Regulatory

Investment Funds

Education

2017, LLB (cum laude) – University of Johannesburg

Languages

English

Afrikaans

Publications

January 2019 “The Cartels and Leniency Review Seventh Edition – Chapter 23 South Africa” (with Lesley Morphet)

LinkedIn

https://za.linkedin.com/in/zaakira-haffejee-4778aa145

Zaakira Haffejee

Associate

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+27 11 775 6326

+27 11 286 6900

Practice area:

Corporate Commercial, Data Privacy and POPIA

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