Director, Head of Commercial

More about: Kevin Trudgeon
Kevin Trudgeon specializes in:
  • securities law
  • banking and financial services regulation
  • black economic empowerment transactions
  • corporate finance and structuring
  • debt capital markets
  • employee incentivisation plans
  • exchange control
  • leveraged and acquisition finance
  • leveraged and management buy-outs
  • listings/flotations
  • private equity
  • project and limited recourse finance
  • syndicated and bilateral financing structures
  • mergers and acquisitions in South Africa
Kevin Trudgeon advises on:
  • mergers and acquisitions in South Africa
Kevin Trudgeon career:
  • BA LLB (Wits)
  • 1998: Director, Werksmans
  • Lectured at:
    • Law of Security component of the Wits LLB degree; and
    • Corporate & Tax Law component of the MBA degree offered by Wits Business School.
  • Consistently recognised in international ratings. Named as a:
    • leading lawyer in Debt & Equity in The International Who’s Who of Capital Market Lawyers (2013);
    • leading lawyer in Banking and Finance (2007 - 2009) and in Corporate/M&A (2010 - 2016) by Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business;
    • leading lawyer in  Mergers and Acquisitions by IFLR1000: The Guide to the World's Leading Financial Law Firms (2010 – 2017), ranked as a "highly regarded" practitioner in Private Mining by IFLR1000 (2018) and "highly regarded" practitioner in Private Equity by IFLR1000 (2019);
    • leading lawyer in Capital Markets (2007 – 2010) and Banking (2007 – 2011) by the International Who’s Who Legal; and
    • a recommended lawyer in Corporate/M&A by The Legal500 (2011 - 2018).