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Samantha Van Breda_Lawyer_Johannesburg

Samantha van Breda

Partner Fasken
Finding practical solutions to complex legal and business issues and delivering practical, client-focused advice helps clients make the right strategic decision.
Jurisdiction South Africa, 2007
Language(s) English
Office(s) Johannesburg


Samantha van Breda is a corporate & commercial lawyer with a practice focus on mergers and acquisitions, insolvency and restructuring, and private M&A.

Advising local and multi-national corporations in primarily the mining and energy sectors, she is highly knowledgeable on structuring and restructuring of transactions, joint ventures, and empowerment deals.

With a decade of experience, clients rely on her expertise in drafting administrative law and company agreements, due diligence investigations, sale of business transactions, and JSE transactions.


  • IFLR1000, IFLR 1000 2020 to 2021
  • IFLR 1000, IFLR 1000 2017 to 2018
IFLR 1000 Publication name with laurels IFLR 1000 IFLR1000 Recognised as IFLR1000 as a notable practitioner in M&A and Restructuring & Insolvency
IFLR 1000 Publication name with laurels IFLR 1000 IFLR 1000

Client Work

Date Client

Career & Education


  • LLB University of Cape Town
  • BA University of Cape Town


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