About Us

Comline Attorneys has provided quality legal services to clients in various industries and enjoys loyal support from its clients

Practical Legal Solutions

We endeavour to provide practical legal solutions by understanding our clients’ industries and operating practicalities in order to best address and accommodate their legal requirements

We are able to provide sound legal advice and services for transactions of all sizes. Some of our key transactions and experiences include:

  • Sole legal counsel for property development transaction for residential and student housing development worth R2.2 billion projected revenue
  • Sole legal counsel for IP based technology company worth circa US$70 million
  • Due diligence, contract review and corporate structuring for a mining company which transaction involved the sale & purchase of mining rights & assets worth R220 million to an international investor and including the establishment and executive management of South African corporate structure by Comline Attorneys
  • Drafting of a suite of transactions involving Grant, ESD contribution and Subscription transactions worth over R200 million
  • Commercial legal counsel and drafting of transactional agreements related to a management-buy-out transaction with a value of over R45 million
  • Legal counsel for the sale of shares relating to Zimbabwean mining rights and assets worth circa R33 million
  • Due diligence review on contractual arrangements for a SOE worth circa R10 billion
  • Drafting of transactional agreements for sale of assets worth circa R26.5 million (including the establishment of a Chinese metals group within South Africa)
  • Legal counsel and advisory on re-organisation of corporate structures to include B-BBEE shareholders and investors
  • Legal counsel for tax relief structures for B-BBEE and non-B-BBEE related corporate restructures and transactions
  • Drafting of transactional, commercial and operational agreements for Zimbabwean based mining client
  • Corporate and transaction structuring, commercial and financial legal agreements and due diligence reviews for private equity and mining firms
  • Hold executive positions on board of directors and trustees for clients in the mining, travel & tourism, non-profit and personal wealth sectors
  • Design of legal structure relating to technology platform development

About the Founder

Keith Comline – B.Bus.Sc, LLB, MBA (UCT)

Keith holds B.Bus.Sc, LLB and MBA degrees from the University of Cape Town. He started his career at an investment bank in London, working as an analyst in the corporate finance department.

Upon his return to South Africa, Keith completed his legal training articles at one of the top tier law firms in Gauteng, having trained within its commercial, litigation and intellectual property departments.

Thereafter, Keith joined the corporate commercial team of a specialist corporate advisory firm and worked extensively in the mining law division. Whilst completing his MBA, Keith established the firm in order to provide excellent personalised legal services to its local and international clients

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Telephone: +27 (0) 87 265 9372 |  Fax: +27 (0) 86 682 4781  |  www.comlinelaw.co.za

86 Galway Road  |  Parkview  |  Johannesburg  |  Gauteng  |  South Africa  |  2193

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