Mr Chris Stevens > Werksmans Attorneys > Johannesburg, South Africa > Lawyer Profile

Werksmans Attorneys
South Africa
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Work Department

Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions, Land Reform Restitution & Tenure, Mining, Environmental & Resources


Chris Stevens is a Director at Werksmans Attorneys and is Head of the Mining practice area. 


Director Chris Stevens is Head of the Mining & Resources practice area and Head of the China practice area; also lending his expertise to the Africa and Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions practice areas. Chris is deeply skilled in matters relating to due diligence; opinion work; administrative appeals and reviews; mining title registration; and resources law. He is a sought-after advisor on mining transactions; mining disputes; and all aspects of the MPRDA. Chris advised Anglo American Platinum on all its BEE projects for all its joint ventures and existing mines.


Chris holds a BCom and LLB degree from the University of Witwatersrand and has been practising mining law since 1987. He was admitted as a notary public in 1990.

Lawyer Rankings

South Africa > Mining

(Hall of Fame)

Chris StevensWerksmans

Werksmans Attorneys advises a number of the mining majors in the industry. It has outstanding mining law credentials thanks to the presence of Chris Stevens and is at the forefront of mining disputes with its market leading litigation team. In the business rescue field, Eric Levenstein has been especially active in the mining sector. David Gewer is recommended for mining M&A.