Alessia Maxwell

Senior Associate
Norton Rose Fulbright South Africa Inc

Alessia Maxwell

Alessia Maxwell


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Alessia is a senior associate in the corporate, mergers and acquisitions team based in Sandton, Johannesburg.

The focus of her practice is commercial drafting, due diligence, mergers and acquisitions of entities and private equity matters.

Alessia’s experience in commercial matters includes: preparation of client-query specific memoranda on the provisions of the Companies Act, 2008, the JSE Listings Requirements and other relevant legislation, drafting of sale agreements in respect of the sale of shares and/or businesses of entities, the conduct of corporate due diligence investigations and the drafting of reports thereon and general commercial drafting and advice specific to a client’s needs. Alessia’s experience also extends to commercial real estate matters, such as commercial lease arrangements and development lease agreements.

Alessia holds a Bachelor of Laws degree and a Bachelor of Science Honours degree in Environment, Ecology and Conservation from the University of the Witwatersrand.

She is also a member of the Southern African Venture Capital and Private Equity Association and regularly attends its Women in Private Equity events.

Alessia has worked for another leading law firm from 2011 until 2016 where she worked in the corporate and commercial sector and the environmental sector with emphasis on commercial real estate matters and corporate Real Estate Investment Trusts.

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Publication | March 13, 2017