Bronwyn Parker

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Senior Associate

Location: Johannesburg

Tel: +27 11 535 8273

Fax: +27 11 535 8513

Email: bparker@werksmans.com

ABOUT

Senior Associate Bronwyn Parker advises across five practice areas: Africa; Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions; Environmental Law; Infrastructure, Energy & Projects; and Mining & Resources. She specialises in the All Environmental Management Acts; administrative law; land use planning law; water law; mining law; heritage legislation; and renewable energy projects. Bronwyn is an environmental legal advisor to some of the top 40 JSE-listed businesses, and legal advisor on all environmental legal matters for a NYSE-listed mining entity. She also advises on Environmental Compliance Evaluation Audits for ISO 14001 Accreditation; license to operate processes; administrative appeals involving environmental management Acts; and environmental due diligences.

  • Corporate Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Infrastructure, Energy & Projects
  • Land Reform Restitution & Tenure
  • Mining, Environmental & Resources
  • All Environmental Management Acts
  • Administrative Law 
  • Land Use Planning Law
  • Water Law 
  • Mining Law
  • Heritage Legislation 
  • Renewable Energy Projects
  • Environmental Compliance Evaluation Audits for ISO 14001 Accreditaion
  • License to operate processes
  • Administrative appeals involving environmental management Acts
  • Environmental Due Dilligences
  • Water use rights and managment
  • Pollution control and waste management 
  • Mining processes involving various Applications and Appeals
  • LLB (University of Pretoria) 2007
  • 2016: Senior Associate, Werksmans
  • LLM in Environmental Law (University of Kwazulu Natal) 2018
  • Legal advisor on all environmental legal matters for a NYSE listed mining entity
  • Played a material role in litigious victories: · Tronox KZN Sands (Pty) Ltd v KwaZulu-Natal Planning and Development Appeal Tribunal and others 2016 (4) BCLR 469 (CC) · Mtunzini Conservancy v Tronox KZN Sands (Pty) Ltd and another 2013 (4) BCLR 467 (KZD)
  • Environmental legal advisor for a Zinc Divestment Project involving a JSE Listed Entity
  • Environmental Legal advisor to some of the top 40 JSE listed businesses
  • Legal Advisory experience in Titanium, Coal, Niobium, Uranium, Copper and Iron Ore mining
  • Environmental Compliance Evaluations and Registers for ISO 14001 audit verification of both mining and industrial manufacturers ranging from tyre manufacturers to animal processing facilities
  • Provided legal advice and environmental management services to numerous National Key Point Developments, such as Medupi, Sere wind farm and Ankerlig OCGT
  • Public consultation and mediation chair on various environmental forums during the impact assessment processes
  • Project facilitator and impact assessment manager for an inter-continental niobium mining project