Ms Fatima Rodrigues > 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

Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions and Property Law & Real Estate

Position

Director, Head of Property and Real Estate Practice 

Career

Director Fatima Rodrigues is Head of Property & Real Estate (Johannesburg team), practising in the Commercial areas of Property & Real Estate as well as Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions. She specialises in property development; spatial planning and township establishment; mergers, acquisitions and disposals of property and property holding vehicles; real estate investment trusts; and property finance and security. Fatima holds BA, LLB, MA and HDip Tax Law qualifications and has been a Director at Werksmans initially from 1985 to 2005, at Fluxmans from 2005 to 2017 and again at Werksmans from 2017.

Education

BA
LLB
MA
H Dip Tax Law

Lawyer Rankings

South Africa > Real estate

The real estate team at Werksmans Attorneys spans across three offices in Cape Town, Stellenbosch and Johannesburg, and represents major South African property developers and financial institutions on a broad range of matters. These include property development, M&A, disposals in the hotel and leisure sector, and transactions involving retail and commercial property. Also of note is the department’s significant involvement in the creation of Section 12J Investment structures. Hendrik Kotze  in Stellenbosch and Fátima Rodrigues in Johannesburg jointly lead the practice.