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Lindani Mthembu

Director

Johannesburg

Lindani Mthembu

Director

Johannesburg

General

Lindani specialises in banking and finance. He advises a range of South African and international corporates, banking institutions and other financial institutions on structured finance, project finance, acquisition finance, asset finance and preference share funding transactions.

Aviation

Lindani has acted on a number of aircraft financing (including PDP financing) transactions, mainly representing aircraft financiers. He has been involved in aircraft financings involving both corporate or private jets and commercial aircraft. He has acted in transactions involving well-known names in the South African aviation industry including South African Airways, the Aergo Group of companies and Comair (as counterparties and/or clients).

Mining/Mineral Resources Funding

A significant part of Lindani’s practice involves mining houses and other mineral resources corporates and he has acted on a number of financing transactions for and against mineral resources corporates (both in South Africa and abroad).

News & insights

Arial landscape view of Tower Bridge, London

Publications: 16 APRIL 2021

Cross-border recognition of insolvency and restructuring proceedings post-Brexit

In this article, Lucy Aconley and Philip Wells consider the post-Brexit position regarding inbound and outbound recognition of insolvency and restructuring proceedings between the UK and the EU and…

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A&O advising on the creation of new Welsh mental health and substance misuse charity, Adferiad Recovery

News: 14 APRIL 2021

A&O advising on the creation of new Welsh mental health and substance misuse charity, Adferiad Recovery

A cross-practice team from Allen & Overy, working on a pro bono basis, is advising on the merger of four Welsh mental health and substance misuse charities and the creation of a new charity, Adferiad…

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Key regulatory topics

Publications: 08 APRIL 2021

Key Regulatory Topics: Weekly Update 1 - 8 April 2021

Our weekly update on key regulatory topics affecting the financial services sector. If you would like to receive this update by email and be added to our marketing mailing list please contact…

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A man standing outside

Publications: 24 OCTOBER 2019

The first step is understanding the barriers that exist

At the highest levels of the legal industry, even in the most international firms, people from minority backgrounds are under-represented. Movement on this issue has been slow, but A&O – like many…

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Expertise

Practices

Banking and Finance

Office

Johannesburg

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

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Qualifications

Professional

Admitted as an Attorney (South Africa), 2008

Academic

LLM, University of KwaZulu-Natal, 2006

LLB, University of KwaZulu-Natal, 2003