Livia brings more than 17 years’ experience in South Africa’s most highly regulated sectors, with a focus on telecommunications, media and technology where she provides both regulatory and transactional advice. Her practice also has a strong focus advising clients on broad-based black economic empowerment (BBBEE) matters.

Her telecodyerms and telecommunications experience includes advising on transaction structures, submissions to regulators and government on policy and legislative developments, advising on change of control approval applications, acting in strategic litigation, complaints and compliance matters (such as on mobile call termination rates, IMT spectrum auctions and access disputes) and advising on licensing and regulatory requirements.