Craig Atkinson

Local Partner, Johannesburg



Craig Atkinson is a local partner in the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and is based in Johannesburg.

Craig is focused on mergers and acquisitions, corporate reorganisations, restructurings, takeovers, corporate finance, capital raisings, black economic empowerment transactions and listings. He has a broad commercial practice with a primary focus on private equity, resources, mining and telecommunications.

Craig advises listed and private clients, as well as local and international investment banks.

Prior to joining White & Case Craig was a director at a leading South African law firm.

Bars and Courts
South Africa
BComm (Law)
University of Stellenbosch
University of Stellenbosch
Certificate in Advanced Company Law I
University of the Witwatersrand
Certificate in Advanced Company Law II
University of Witwatersrand


Awards and Recognition

IFLR100 Financial and Corporate South Africa 2018

Notable Practitioner