Shannon Neill

Local Partner, Johannesburg



Shannon Neill is a local partner in the Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and is based in Johannesburg.

She specialises in mergers and acquisitions, general corporate commercial law, company law related work and due diligence investigations.

She has acted for local and international as well as listed and unlisted clients in a number of sectors, including a number of prominent mining clients.

Shannon’s experience includes advising on a variety of commercial matters including the drafting and negotiating of commercial documents such as sale of share agreements, sale of business agreements, shareholders’ agreements and memoranda of incorporation, and due diligence investigations. Shannon also provides general corporate commercial and company law advice.

Prior to joining White & Case, Shannon was a senior associate at a leading South African law firm.

Bars and Courts
High Court of South Africa
BCom Marketing and Law
University of the Witwatersrand
University of the Witwatersrand
Advanced Company Law I
University of Witwatersrand