Brian Malcomess is an associate in the Corporate team at DLA Piper South Africa, focusing on private and public mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and general commercial law.

Prior to transitioning into the Corporate team, he spent two years as an associate in the Finance, Projects & Restructuring team, specialising in leveraged debt and structured finance transactions where he advised lenders (senior, junior and mezzanine), preference share funders and borrowers on all aspects of debt financing including funding structures, risks and security arrangements.

Brian qualified as a chartered accountant during 2013, completing his training contract with an international auditing firm.