More about: Willie Oosthuizen
  • Securities law 
  • Black economic empowerment transactions
  • Corporate finance and structuring
  • Corporate governance
  • Listings/flotations
  • Leveraged and management buy-outs
  • Private equity
  • Public offerings and private placements
  • Employee incentive schemes
  • Competition law
  • The incorporation of private companies and memoranda of incorporation
  • Sale of a businesses as going concerns
  • Sale of share transactions
  • Drafting various commercial agreements, including leases, partnerships, joint ventures, distribution agreements, management agreements, loan agreements and transaction specific agreements
  • Drafting various shareholder and board resolutions
  • All aspects of mergers and acquisitions
  • Aspects of competition law 
  • Corporate finance and structuring
  • Corporate governance including the King Code
  • Franchise agreements
  • BA (Rand Afrikaans University)
  • LLB (Rand Afrikaans University)
  • LLM (University of South Africa)
  • 1985 : Admitted as an attorney
  • 1999: Partner, Jan S. de Villiers
  • 2009: Director, Werksmans
  • Head up a team which regularly advises on deals involving listed companies
  • Advised on the sale of the various MWEB business divisions to Internet Solutions (division of Dimension Data)
  • Advised on the sale of the Kalahari business division
  • Legal advisor in respect of the JSE listing of Novus Holdings Limited