Cape Town

+27 021 481 6429

Highly regarded



South Africa

Practice areas:

Project development

Industry sectors:

Oil and gas

Partner, Megan Rodgers has assisted clients with oil and gas projects in more than 13 countries across 4 continents. Megan specialises in upstream M&A and has advised on acquisitions of exploration assets in Sub-Saharan Africa and East Africa and acquisitions of oil producing assets in West Africa. Megan also has extensive oil and gas regulatory experience, she has advised clients on host government instruments in tax royalty, production sharing and service contract jurisdictions. She has also advised on the F-A Gas Field Development and Ibhubesi Gas Field Development in South Africa as well as the Kudu Gas Field Development project in Namibia.

  • Lead legal advisor to Africa Energy Corp (TSX Venture: AFE) (Nasdaq First North: AEC) on its transfer of operatorship and a dual sale of an aggregate 62.5% stake in Block 2B South Africa ahead of the drilling of the Gazania-1 well.
  • Lead legal advisor to the National Oil Company of Namibia on its sale of a 39% participating interest in the Kudu Gas Field Namibia.
  • Lead legal advisor to Equinor on its transfer of a 60% stake in the East Algoa Exploration Block, South Africa.
  • Exclusive legal advisor to Eni on its upstream oil and gas activities in South Africa.

  • Projects
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure

  • Oil & Gas
  • Upstream M&A
  • Upstream Regulatory / Advisory

  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN)
  • Women in Oil and Energy South Africa
  • Women in Upstream Petroleum South Africa

  • South Africa

  • LLB, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, SA
  • LLM cum laude, University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, SA
  • International Oil and Gas Law, AIPN USA
  • Drilling Essentials for Non-Drilling Professionals Offshore Skills Training Centre (OSTRAC)
  • Enrolled with the Legal Practice Council