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BYRON NICOL

Associate

More about: Byron Nicol
  • Acquisition and leveraged finance
  • Banking and Finance
  • Corporate M&A
  • Due diligence investigations
  • Private equity
  • Property finance
  • Restructuring corporate entities
  • Structured finance
  • Syndicated and bilateral financing structures
  • General banking & finance matters
  • Commercial transactions
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • LLB (with distinction) (University of the Witwatersrand - 2011)
  • LLM specialising in Commercial & Tax Law (University of Cape Town - 2012)
  • 2013: Candidate Attorney, Werksmans
  • 2015: Associate, Werksmans
  • Dean’s Merit List from 2008 to 2011 (University of the Witwatersrand)
  • Awarded Certificate of Merit for Outstanding Work in 2010 for Insolvency Law Course (University of the Witwatersrand, 2010)
  • Authored "The Legal Effect of Amalgamations and Mergers upon Third-Party Contracts Containing Anti-Transfer Provisions" (2013) South African Mercantile Law Journal 30, which has been referenced with approval in Henochsberg on the Companies Act 71 of 2008.
  • Co-authored "Concourt Ruling means a Sea Change for Banks and Other Lenders" The Times, The Legal Times, 8 May 2015