Jean Milner
Position: Partner
Practice: Corporate
Office: Johannesburg
Telephone: +27 11 530 5290

Jean Milner is a partner in the Corporate Practice at Webber Wentzel.

She specialises in both public and private merger and acquisition (M&A) transactions and has expertise in the areas of corporate finance, corporate restructurings, securities law and compliance with the Companies Act.
While practicing law in the USA (with Baker & McKenzie), Jean specialised in multi-jurisdictional M&A, as well as securities law. She assisted listed and private companies with capital raising, and represented listed companies in their transactional and regulatory work before the US Securities and Exchange Commission.

She is admitted to practice in South Africa, New York and the District of Columbia, USA.

Jean has BA (Latin) and LLB degrees from the University of Cape Town and an LLM (International Law) degree from The American University in Washington DC, USA.

Areas of expertise
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate finance
  • Corporate restructurings
  • General corporate law

Named by:

  • Best Lawyers 2018 (Merger and Acquisitions Law)

Member of the:

  • New York State Bar Association (1996 to present).
  • Bar Association of the District of Columbia (1997 to present).