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Herbert Smith Freehills has hired a new partner to launch a South African corporate practice. HSF, which launched its Johannesburg office in October 2015, has hired
Webber Wentzel, a South African firm, has hired five senior banking lawyers, a significant boost to its finance team. One of the hires is Giles White, the outgoing general
Allen & Overy is said to be preparing the launch of a new base in South Africa, after taking on a team away from Johannesburg firm Bowman Gilfillan. The team is led by Bowman Gilfillan’s head of banking, Lionel Shawe,
South African firm Bowman Gilfillan has expanded its maritime expertise by merging with Durban shipping boutique Velden Pike Nichols. The merger adds three partners and five lawyers to the Bowman Gilfillan team. The
White & Case has boosted its project finance and bank finance work in South Africa, hiring three partners in Johannesburg and relocating two others there from its London office.
Bowman Gilfillan has big plans for expansion in Africa, and has identified Nigeria, Ghana, Mozambique, Botswana, Zimbabwe, Zambia, Angola, Ethiopia and the Democratic