Jack Phalane


Jack is a highly experienced commercial law specialist with a difference. While he specialises in mergers and acquisitions, he also has a deep comprehension of exchange control matters, the Companies Act and Broad Based Black Economic Empowerment Act, and telecommunications and broadcasting law. In addition, he has substantial tax knowledge having acted as Tax Chairperson adjudicating on income tax appeals lodged by tax payers with the South African Revenue Service (SARS) for 10 years.

Jack advises clients on corporate and commercial transactions including sale of shares and businesses, shareholders agreements and transactions involving broad based black economic empowerment and corporate governance.

His international and local client list is varied across sectors and includes listed and non-listed companies.

Jack joined Fluxmans in 2003 and was appointed as a Director in 2004.

Jack obtained his MBA at the University of Witwatersrand where he also completed his BA, LLB and LLM. In addition, he completed his Certificate in Advanced Corporate Law and Securities Law at the University of South Africa and his M Com in South African and International Tax at North West University.

Professional Memberships

Legal Practice Council (previously Law Society of the Northern Provinces)