Danielle Magidson

Drawing on more than 20 years of experience, Danielle Magidson has been involved in significant high-profile M&A transactions both locally and across the African continent.

She focuses on all aspects of corporate law with specific emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, corporate finance, corporate restructuring, equity capital markets, cross-border transactions as well as local stock exchange requirements.

Over the years Danielle has concentrated on gaining in-depth knowledge and understanding of the black economic empowerment legislative and regulatory framework across all sectors within the South African context. She advises both local and international listed and unlisted corporate entities and is widely considered to be a leading BEE transactional M&A lawyer.


2019: Recognised, The Best Lawyers of South Africa for Corporate Law

2019: Acritas Star, Acritas Stars Independently Rated Lawyers

2017 – 2019: Recommended, Legal 500 Commercial, Corporate and M&A



BA LLB, University of Cape Town

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South Africa