Our international services caters for both inbound and outbound cross-border commercial transactions. This service provision has a dual focus (1) to assist South African companies putting in place their contractual commercial structures and agreements for expansion projects in Africa and (2) assisting foreign companies wanting to extend their international footprint to not only South Africa but Africa as a whole, essentially sharing our knowledge in doing business in Africa.  

Outbound Commercial Services  

  • Assisting local South African companies with setting up franchising agreements for countries in Africa.  
  • Assist with selection and development of project commercial documentation for cross-border engineering, construction, oil & gas, energy, mining and food & beverage projects.  
  • Performing independent legislative, economic, social and political due diligence on companies, ventures, governments and statutory bodies in order to advise project teams on potential risks, liabilities and commercial pitfalls in taking on projects on African soil.  
  • To act as member of the project team overseeing the legal and commercial aspects during project concept, definition, execution and close out phases.  

Inbound Commercial Services  

  • Assist foreign companies wanting to set up offices in Africa and South Africa as independent advisors on the legislative, economic, social, political and cultural elements and requirements of doing business in South Africa.  
  •  Assist foreign companies setting up offices and operations in South Africa.  
  • Assist with selection and development of project commercial documentation for inbound engineering, construction, oil & gas, energy, mining and food & beverage projects.  
  • Performing independent due diligence's on behalf of multi internationals on business partners and joint ventures in South Africa in order to identify potential risks, liabilities and commercial and investment pitfalls.  
  • To act as member of the international project team overseeing the legal and commercial aspects during project concept, definition, execution and close out phases.  
  • To act as local agent and trusted advisory in Africa and specifically South Africa for both current international businesses already established in South Africa and those exploring investment opportunities in the Republic.