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Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

1 PROTEA PLACE, SANDTON, JOHANNESBURG 2196, SOUTH AFRICA
Tel:
Work +27 11 562 1000
Fax:
Fax +27 11 562 1111
Email:
Web:
www.cliffedekkerhofmeyr.com
Cape Town, Johannesburg
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr, Allan Reid, Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA

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Allan Reid

Tel:
Work +27 11 562 1222
Email:
Web:
www.cliffedekkerhofmeyr.com/en/people/allan-reid.html
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Work Department

Coprorate and Commercial

Position

Allan Reid is a Director of the Corporate and Commercial practice and the Head of the Mining and Minerals sector. He has extensive experience in mining and minerals law, intellectual property law, mergers and acquisitions, aviation law and private equity deals.

Career

Allan began his career as a Candidate Attorney at Solomon and Nicholson, where he was subsequently promoted to an Associate. He then joined Slomowitz Myburgh Cawood and Brits as an Associate and was later promoted to Director. He was one of the founding partners of Smuts and Reid before he joined Savage Jooste and Adams in 1997 as head of their Corporate, Commercial and Intellectual Property department. In February 2008, Allan joined Cliffe Dekker (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) as a Director.

Member

Law Society of the Northern Provinces

Education

BProc LLB, University of the Witwatersrand Year of admission as an attorney: 1985


South Africa

Mining

Within: Mining

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr  continues to demonstrate its leading credentials in transactions and regulatory issues. The firm is active across the mineral range, including in platinum, chrome and manganese, and acts for mining majors, mid-tier and juniors. It advised Eastern Platinum on its acquisition of Rustenburg Platinum Mines' 42.5% participation interest in the Pandora Joint Venture. Allan Reid is a recognised mining regulatory leader and Giada Masina is also highly rated.

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