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Fasken Recognized in The Legal 500 EMEA across Nine Practice Areas

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Johannesburg (South Africa) – Fasken is pleased to announce that the Firm has been recognized in the 2021 edition of The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa, across the following nine practice areas:

Tier 1: Projects & Infrastructure

Tier 2: Employment; Mining

Tier 3: Banking & Finance; Competition; Construction; Dispute Resolution

Tier 4: Commercial, Corporate and M&A; Tax

Neil MacKenzie was named a Next Generation Partner (Competition) and Lara Bezuidenhoudt and Ashen Jugoo were named Leading Individuals (Projects & Infrastructure).

Fasken is one of the first international law firms to be established in South Africa, opening up in Johannesburg in 2003. We serve our clients in respect of both “inbound” African matters and “outbound” matters that call on the resources of the firm’s network of offices.

About Legal 500 EMEA

The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East and Africa provides researched coverage of 80 countries and over 2,700 ranked law firms.

About Fasken

Fasken is a leading international law firm with more than 750 lawyers and ten offices on four continents. Clients rely on us for practical, innovative and cost-effective legal services. We solve the most complex business and litigation challenges, providing exceptional value. For additional information, please visit our website at

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