John Nielsen | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

John Nielsen

Associate, Johannesburg

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John Nielsen is an associate in the Global Mergers & Acquisitions practice and is based in Johannesburg.

He specialises in all aspects of corporate law, including acquisitions and disposals, private equity funds, joint ventures and trusts incorporating majority and minority protections, exit strategies and commercial arrangements, corporate restructurings and investments in debt and equity.

Prior to joining White & Case, John was an associate at a leading international law firm.

Bars and Courts

  • South Africa


  • BCom Law, University of the Witwatersrand
  • LLB, University of the Witwatersrand
  • Certificate course in Banking and Financial Services Law, University of the Witwatersrand, (Mandela Institute)
  • Foundations of South African Financials Markets Certificate Course, University of Cape Town


  • English