I am a passionate corporate M&A candidate attorney with approximately two years of international cross-border experience. I will be admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa early in 2020.

Experience

  • 2nd Year Candidate Attorney

    at Baker McKenzie

    January 2018 - at Present

    Gauteng

    I am currently a candidate attorney at Baker McKenzie and assist a wide range of clients with the provision of world-class legal advice in cross-border deals. With two successful rotations completed in M&A, I have assisted various associates and partners in a number of corporate and commercial transactions, advisory opinions and client presentations. I have good contractual drafting experience and have been involved in the drafting of corporate agreements, opinions and project documents for prominent firm deals. I have also been given the opportunity to run my own transactions from start to finish.

  • Academic Facilitator

    at University of the Free State

    July 2016 - December 2017

    Free State

    I presented a core module to first-year students. The module covered topics like economics, social studies, law, science and health. My responsibilities included presenting and facilitating the module eight times per week to over 400 students and the marking of tests and exams.

Education

  • LLB (Law Degree)

    at University of the Free State

    2014 - 2017 (3 years) Free State

Languages

  • English Native

  • Afrikaans Native

Hives