Yusrah joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as a Candidate Attorney in 2016 and was appointed as an Associate in 2018.

  • Assisted in advising Libstar Holdings in its 2018 JSE listing.
  • Assisted in advising JSE listed Stellar Capital on its 2017 investment in Prescient Holdings, a wholly-owned subsidiary of JSE listed Prescient Limited, through a subscription by Stellar Capital for shares in Prescient Holdings, a distribution to Prescient’s shareholders; and a scheme of arrangement.
  • Assisted in advising JSE listed Dipula Income Fund on the internalisation of its asset management function.
  • Assisted in advising on mergers and acquisitions, including drafting the transaction agreements.
  • Reviewing and drafting announcements and notices pursuant to the JSE Listings Requirements and Companies Act.
  • Drafting legal opinions on the JSE Listings Requirements and Companies Act.
  • Drafting and advising on memoranda of incorporation and shareholders' agreements, company resolutions and assisting with general company secretarial work.

Education

  • BSocSci, University of Cape Town
  • LLB, University of Cape Town
  • Year of admission as an attorney: 2018

Memberships

  • Cape Law Society