Oil & Gas

Andersen in South Africa is a leading legal partner for the Oil & Gas industry in South Africa. Our firm is committed to providing expert legal counsel and support to companies operating in this dynamic and vital sector. With extensive experience and a deep understanding of the unique challenges and opportunities in the Oil & Gas industry, our team of skilled lawyers is equipped to address all your legal needs.

The Oil & Gas industry is a cornerstone of South Africa's economy, and we recognise the complexities that companies face while operating in this ever-evolving sector. Whether you are involved in exploration, production, refining, distribution or any other aspect of the industry, our legal experts are here to offer reliable guidance and strategic solutions.

Oil & Gas Trade Industry Expertise

  • Regulatory Compliance: We assist companies in navigating the intricate web of industry regulations and compliance requirements, ensuring adherence to local and international laws.
  • Contract Negotiation and Drafting: Our lawyers are adept at negotiating and drafting a wide range of agreements, including exploration licenses, production sharing contracts, joint operating agreements, and more.
  • Mergers and Acquisitions: We provide expert guidance in mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures within the Oil & Gas sector, helping clients execute strategic transactions with confidence.
  • Dispute Resolution: Our skilled litigators represent clients in resolving complex Oil & Gas disputes through negotiation, mediation, arbitration, or litigation, protecting their interests effectively.
  • Environmental and Regulatory Compliance: We address environmental compliance concerns, ensuring clients meet the necessary standards and minimise environmental risks.
  • Health and Safety: We assist companies in implementing robust health and safety protocols, safeguarding the well-being of their workforce and protecting against potential liabilities.

  • Mark Safranek
    Mark Safranek
    Johannesburg
  • Keshia Manolios
    Keshia Manolios
    Johannesburg
    • Insights & Resources

    • tax release
      Filing Requirements Related to Indirect Investments in Foreign Entities
    • tax release
      Private Equity Funds "Trade or Business" Operator or "Investor"
    • white paper
      Special FATCA Update
    View More