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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.

News & insights

The Lincoln Tower in Washington

Publications: 07 DECEMBER 2021

November 2021 update: U.S. House Ways and Means Committee Build Back Better Act - proposals related to tax credits and clean energy

On 19 November 2021, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Build Back Better Act.

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Buildings

Publications: 06 DECEMBER 2021

Implementation of the BRRD II in Italy: key points to note

On 1 December 2021, Legislative Decree No. 193 of 8 November 2021 (the Decree) implementing Directive 2019/879/EU (the BRRD II) into domestic law entered into force. Below is a short summary of some…

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Digital

Publications: 06 DECEMBER 2021

Warnings and opportunities for Australian crypto funds and trading platforms

The Australian regulator, ASIC, “green-lights” crypto funds and exchanges in Australia, but what’s changed? There have been exaggerated reports that the Australian financial regulator has given the…

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High rise buildings with sun reflecting

Publications: 03 DECEMBER 2021

Jokowi affirms Government's commitment to implement 'fix' of Omnibus Law

On 25 November 2021, the Constitutional Court of Indonesia (the Court) declared that the formation of Law No. 11 of 2020 regarding Job Creation (the Omnibus Law) violated the 1945 Constitution of…

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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)