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Cynthia Venter

Counsel & PSL

Johannesburg

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Cynthia Venter

Counsel & PSL

Johannesburg

Cynthia Venter is a counsel and professional support lawyer in the banking and finance team who specializes in real estate financing as well as cross border and syndicated lending finance transactions.

She also has extensive experience and expertise in project finance related mining, telecoms and renewable energy projects with a specific emphasis on the security aspects of these transactions. Cynthia’s regular South African clients include RMB, Nedbank and Investec and she has also acted for major local borrowers in funding transactions.

Cynthia regularly provides training for major clients on security considerations and other topical issues for funders and borrowers. She provides knowledge support to the banking and finance team and is also responsible for managing and implementing the knowledge requirements of the firm, legal training and identifying opportunities to use knowledge products and innovation to add value to clients.

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South African Companies Amendment Bill 2018 published for public comment

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Office

Johannesburg

Allen & Overy (South Africa) LLP
6th Floor, 90 Grayston, 90 Grayston Drive, Sandton
Johannesburg
2196

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Qualifications

Professional

Attorney, South Africa, 2008

Academic

LLB, University of South Africa, 2005 (cum laude)