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Chris Charter

Sandton, South Africa Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Competition/Antitrust
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Sources commend Chris Charter as being "incredibly experienced and a great guy to work with." One stated that he "demonstrated an understanding of the impact of Competition Act principles on our unique business and delicately managed relationships." He handles all manner of prohibitive practice and merger control matters.
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Chris is a Director and National Head of our Competition practice. His practice covers all aspects of the discipline from merger control to prohibited practices. On the prohibited practices side, bringing and defending complaints, writing opinions, corporate leniency and compliance work are all covered. Chris has advised in mergers involving major South African listed companies and has advised a number of global companies in obtaining South African and African regulatory clearance in respect of multinational transactions. He and his team have extensive experience in a number of African jurisdictions including COMESA.

Career

After time spent at PriceWaterhouseCoopers London, Chris began his legal career as a Candidate Attorney at Cliffe Dekker (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) in 2001. He became an Associate in 2003 and was promoted to Senior Associate in 2005. In 2007 Chris became a Director.

Professional Memberships

Appointed Member of the Competition Law Committee of the Council of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces

Co-Chair of the IBA Working Group on Unilateral Conduct

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Chris Charter

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

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