Xhanti Mtulu

Xhanti Mtulu


Xhanti is an Associate in our Corporate & Commercial practice. Xhanti has worked in and gained experience in the field of mergers and acquisitions, due diligence investigations, drafting and advising on commercial agreements, structuring and restructuring of business entities and extensive experience in evaluating compliance with corporate governance principles and best practice.

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Xhanti joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as a Candidate Attorney in January 2017 and was appointed as an Associate in January 2019.

  • Experience within a number of prominent mergers and acquisitions, complex legal due diligence investigations, joint ventures and corporate restructures.
  • Formation and administration of companies, drafting and advising on memoranda of incorporation and shareholders’ agreements, company resolutions and assisting with general company secretarial work.
  • Drafting and reviewing share sale agreements, sale of business agreements, option agreements, distribution agreements and security agreements.
  • Advising a number of large listed company groups in complying with the Companies Act and King IV.
  • Part of team advising Capevin in the simplification of the Distell multitier ownership structure.
  • Assisted in a large scale due diligence investigation by a citrus farming company in respect of its acquisition of various citrus farming operation in South Africa.
  • Involved in a number of prominent merger and take-over transactions, including transactions effected by schemes of arrangement.


  • LLB, Nelson Mandela University (formally Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University): 2017
  • Admitted legal practitioner of the High Court of the Republic of South Africa, Western Cape Division, Cape Town: 2019
  • Registered with the Legal Practice Council