Margo-Ann Werner is a Director in our Corporate & Commercial practice. Margo is an experienced environmental attorney with a focus on sustainable and innovative development in the energy, mining and infrastructure sectors.
Margo started her career at Fasken as a Candidate Attorney in 2013 where she was appointed as an Associate in 2015 and promoted to Senior Associate in 2018. Margo joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as a Senior Associate in 2020 in the Corporate & Commercial practice. Margo was appointed Director in 2021.
Margo has extensive experience in respect of environmental and regulatory considerations particularly in Project Finance transactions in respect of energy and infrastructure development; the application of the Equator Principles; climate change developments, litigation and considerations; ESG; green-hydrogen opportunities; extended producer responsibility; administrative appeals and reviews; environmental compliance audits; and general environmental advisory in the mining; agriculture; cement manufacturing; food and beverage manufacturing and pharmaceutical industries.
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