Mr Pieter Steyn > Werksmans Attorneys > Johannesburg, South Africa > Lawyer Profile

Werksmans Attorneys
THE CENTRAL, 96 RIVONIA ROAD
SANDTON
JOHANNESBURG 2196
South Africa
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Work Department

Competition/Antitrust

Position

Director Pieter Steyn provides expert advice in the Competition; Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions; Financial Services Regulation; and B-BBEE practice areas. 

Career

Pieter Steyn specialises in various areas of commercial and corporate law such as relates to companies; cross-border transactions; mergers & acquisitions; management buy-outs; restructuring of corporate entities; black economic empowerment transactions; and due diligence investigations. Pieter is also deeply experienced in matters of supply and procurement; distribution and manufacturing agreements; African trade and projects; competition law; trust and antitrust law; and gaming law (including lotteries).

Education

Pieter has Bachelor of Science (in laboratory medicine) and Bachelor of Laws degrees from the University of the Witwatersrand and a Master’s of Law degree from the University of South Africa

Lawyer Rankings

South Africa > Competition

Werksmans Attorneys remains noted for advising on prohibited practices, litigation and market inquiries. The firm is at the forefront of predatory pricing and is recognised for its experience in technology, media and telecoms. It has made a further impression in contested merger filings and alleged abuse of dominance and cartel cases. Paul Coetser is a key name, Rudolph Raath and Paul Cleland impress in litigation and merger control cases. Ahmore Burger-Smidt and Pieter Steyn are also highly rated.