https://www.polity.org.za
Deepening Democracy through Access to Information
Home / Press Office / Webber Wentzel RSS ← Back
Close

Email this article

separate emails by commas, maximum limit of 4 addresses

Sponsored by

Close

Article Enquiry

Webber Wentzel bolsters its leading M&A offering

Close

Embed Video

Webber Wentzel bolsters its leading M&A offering

12th February 2021

ARTICLE ENQUIRY      SAVE THIS ARTICLE      EMAIL THIS ARTICLE

Font size: -+

Webber Wentzel has for many years been considered a leader in the M&A space. Growing its already established platform of excellence, Webber Wentzel has recently bolstered its M&A expertise through the appointment to the firm of Lilia Franca and her team from CDH.

At the partnership level, Lilia Franca and Giada Masina are joining Webber Wentzel.

Advertisement

Lilia specialises in listed M&A transactions and capital markets work with a focus on regulated affected transactions, take-private transactions, and BEE transactions. Her expertise has been recognised by various international research organisations including Legal 500, IFLR100 and Best Lawyers. She has an LLB and an H.Dip Company Law, both from the University of the Witwatersrand.

Giada Masina specialises in M&A and mining law and has over a decade of experience in the mining industry. She advises on all mining regulatory aspects of commercial transactions from inception to implementation. Her expertise has been recognised by Legal 500 and Chambers Global. She has a B.Com Law from the Rand Afrikaans University and an LLB from the University of Johannesburg.

Advertisement

At the associate level, Gopolang Kgaile and Justin Roberts are also joining the firm. The team all joined in February.

"Lilia and her team are highly regarded in the market. I am confident that their experience, expertise and well-established client relationships will further solidify our position as a market leader in relation to capital markets and M&A work across a number of key sectors such as Mining, Financial Services and TMT."

Ziyanda Ntshona, Corporate Business Unit Head, Webber Wentzel.

"The team and I have been overwhelmed by the support and warmth from the people at Webber Wentzel and its leadership, and we are thrilled to be part of such an incredible firm."

- Lilia Franca, Partner, Webber Wentzel.

Written by Paula Youens from Webber Wentzel

 

EMAIL THIS ARTICLE      SAVE THIS ARTICLE ARTICLE ENQUIRY

To subscribe email subscriptions@creamermedia.co.za or click here
To advertise email advertising@creamermedia.co.za or click here

Comment Guidelines

About

Polity.org.za is a product of Creamer Media.
www.creamermedia.co.za

Other Creamer Media Products include:
Engineering News
Mining Weekly
Research Channel Africa

Read more

Subscriptions

We offer a variety of subscriptions to our Magazine, Website, PDF Reports and our photo library.

Subscriptions are available via the Creamer Media Store.

View store

Advertise

Advertising on Polity.org.za is an effective way to build and consolidate a company's profile among clients and prospective clients. Email advertising@creamermedia.co.za

View options
Free daily email newsletter Register Now