Mr Danny Andropoulos > Werksmans Attorneys > Johannesburg, South Africa > Lawyer Profile

Werksmans Attorneys
South Africa
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Work Department

Banking & Finance, Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions


Director at Werksmans Attorneys


Danny Andropoulos advises in the Banking & Finance and Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions practice areas. He specialises in various aspects of banking and finance including asset finance, acquisition and leveraged finance, preference share transactions and corporate debt restructure, acting variously for lenders (in both the single lender and in the syndicated lender environment) and borrowers. He also has deep experience in merger & acquisition transactions in which he provides advice in relation to structuring, shareholder arrangements, management participation and broad-based black economic empowerment structures. Danny is recognised by various local and international research organisations for his expertise in mergers & acquisitions and banking and finance.


BA and LLB degrees, Rhodes University
Higher Diploma in Tax from the University of Johannesburg (previously Rand Afrikaans University).

Lawyer Rankings

South Africa > Banking and finance

Werksmans Attorneys‘ established and extensive practice has made a further impression in acquisition and leveraged finance, including private equity related financings. Structured finance, securitisations and debt capital markets are also strong areas, while distressed debt deals are a growth area for the team. Richard Roothman leads the team and is highly rated for DCM, structured finance, preference share fundings and acquisition finance. Danny Andropoulos is also widely recognised for acquisition and leveraged finance, preference share fundings and distressed debt.