FOUNDED IN 1894

Herold Gie boasts a wealth of knowledge accumulated over 124 years.

Founded in 1894 in the heart of Cape Town, Herold Gie is a leading full-service law firm operating from three branches conveniently situated in Cape Town, Bellville and Kenilworth. As one of South Africa’s oldest and most established law firms, our continued success is distinguished by an ability to draw on a broad base of skills and expertise in order to deliver exceptional legal services to our clients.

OUR PRACTICE

Herold Gie is a firm of attorneys offering a wide range of legal services in the very competitive legal arena.

The head office is situated in the esteemed Wembley precinct overlooking the City of Cape Town, Table Bay and Table Mountain. The firm specialises in all aspects of law: commercial, property, employment, administrative and public, pension, banking, insolvency, commercial recoveries, wills, trusts and estates, insurance, personal injury, litigation and family law. The firm comprises several specialised business units covering various areas of law. This allows us to put together specialist teams in which talent is combined with relevant experience. It ensures that each unit remains flexible and hands-on in order to give our clients the highest level of service. Herold Gie offers a wealth of experience and has earned a solid reputation for excellent service. Through the years, we have earned and maintained a position at the forefront of the legal profession through our unique combination of professionalism with cutting edge technology.

PRACTIONERS

Our practice focuses on the core areas of:

Conveyancing and Property Law, Commercial Law, Employment and Labour, Public Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law, Banking Law, Education Law, Pension Law, Insolvencies and Commercial Recoveries Law, Wills, Trusts and Estates, Insurance Law, Personal Injury Litigation, General litigation, Family Law, Sport and Sponsorship Law, Tax, Business Rescue.

All
Directors
Consultants
Senior Associates
Associate
Associates
Shekesh Sirkar
Chairman
Shekesh Sirkar

Chairman

BA LLB (UWC)
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW
Shekesh joined the firm in 1999, was admitted as an attorney in 2000. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors.

+27 (0)21 464 4725
Herold Gie, Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Jeremy Klerck
Chief Executive
Jeremy Klerck

Chief Executive

BA LLB (UCT)
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
Jeremy was admitted as an attorney in 2006 and re-joined the firm in 2011. Jeremy is the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the firm.

+27 (0)21 464 4805
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Henry Stubbings
Director
Henry Stubbings

Director

BA LLB (UCT)
COMMERCIAL AND INSOLVENCY
Henry was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1983 and joined the firm in the same year.

+27 (0)21 464 4715
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Linda Jordaan
Director
Linda Jordaan

Director

BA LLB (UCT) PG Dip Tax Law (UCT)
PROPERTY
Linda joined the firm in 1990 and was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1992.

+27 (0)21 464 4719
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Pierre le Roux
Director
Pierre le Roux

Director

BA LLB (US) Hons (B & A) (US)
DISPUTE RESOLUTION AND LITIGATION
Pierre joined the firm in 1989 and was admitted as an attorney in 1991.

+27 (0)21 464 4720
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Martin Vermeulen
Director
Martin Vermeulen

Director

B REK(Acc) LLB (US)
PROPERTY
Martin joined the firm in 1992 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 1994.

+27 (0)21 919 0395
Bloemhof Square Corner of Bloemhof Rd and Bill Bezuidenhout Ave Bellville, 7535
Richard Brown
Director
Richard Brown

Director

BA (UCT) LLB (UWC)
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW
Richard was admitted as an attorney in 1996 and joined the firm in 1999.

+27 (0)21 464 4722
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Renel Fourie
Director
Renel Fourie

Director

BA LLB (US)
PROPERTY
Renel joined the firm in 2003 and was admitted as an attorney in 2005.

+27 (0)21 919 0395
Bloemhof Square Corner of Bloemhof Rd and Bill Bezuidenhout Ave Bellville, 7535
Karin MacKenzie
Director
Karin MacKenzie

Director

B Mus; M Mus (UCT) B Proc; LLB (Unisa), LLM (UCT)
PENSION AND PUBLIC LAW
Karin was admitted as an attorney in 1995 and as an advocate in 1998 and joined the firm on 1 March 2009.

+27 (0)21 464 4716
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Kaamilah Paulse
Director
Kaamilah Paulse

Director

B.Soc.Sc, LLB
FAMILY AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Kaamilah was admitted as an attorney in 2002 and joined the firm in 2014.

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Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Ashley Meyer
Director
Ashley Meyer

Director

LL.B (UWC)
INSURANCE AND LITIGATION
Ashley was admitted as an attorney in 2010 and joined the firm in 2014.

+27 (0)21 464 4723
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Rekha Jaga
Director
Rekha Jaga

Director

BA LLB
PROPERTY
Rekha was admitted as an Attorney in 1994 and a Conveyancer in 1997 and joined the firm in 2016.

+27 (0)21 464 4726
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
David Lotz
Consultant
David Lotz

Consultant

PROPERTY
David was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 1968 and joined the firm in 1963.

+27 (0)21 474 4712
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Richard Moffat
Practising Consultant
Richard Moffat

Practising Consultant

BA LLB (UCT)
PROPERTY
Richard was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1980 and notary in 2000 and joined the firm in 1984.

+27 (0)21 464 4714
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Peter Davis
Practising Consultant
Peter Davis

Practising Consultant

B Proc (Natal)
ESTATES AND TRUSTS
Peter was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 1976 and joined the firm in 1982.

+27 (0)21 464 4713
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Etienne Swanepoel
Consultant
Etienne Swanepoel

Consultant

BA LLB, LLM (Tax) (UCT)
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
Etienne specialises in Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Law and joined the firm as a consultant in 2016.   In addition, he is a part-time member of staff of the UCT Law Faculty

+27 (0)21 464 4717
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Taryn Gravenor
Senior Associate
Taryn Gravenor

Senior Associate

LLB (US)
PROPERTY
Tarryn was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in February 2007 and joined the firm in 2010.

+27 (0)21 464 4806
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Simoné Wolfaardt
Senior Associate
Simoné Wolfaardt

Senior Associate

BA LLB (US)
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
Simoné was admitted as an attorney in 2013 and joined the firm in 2011.

+27 (0)21 464 4789
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Karen Horstman
Associate
Karen Horstman

Associate

LLB (UNISA)
FAMILY AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION
Karen was admitted as an attorney in 2016 and joined the firm in the same year

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Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Romeo Tsusi
Associate
Romeo Tsusi

Associate

LLB (UWC)
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
Romeo was admitted as an attorney in 2016 and joined the firm in 2014.

+27 (0)21 464 4785
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Phillip Sampson
Associate
Phillip Sampson

Associate

BCom LLB (UNISA)
PROPERTY
Phillip was admitted as an attorney in 2015 and joined the firm in 2015.

+27 (0)21 464 4794
Zikhona Ndlebe
Associate
Zikhona Ndlebe

Associate

LLB (UWC)
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW
Zikhona joined the firm in 2015 and was admitted as Ndlebe obtained her LLB-degree through the University of the Western Cape and graduated in 2014.

+27 (0)21 464 4788
Jaimé-Lee Jacobs
Associate
Jaimé-Lee Jacobs

Associate

LLB (UWC)
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW
Jaimé-Lee joined the firm in 2015 and was admitted as an Attorney on 03 February 2017.

+27 (0)21 464 4700
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Anja Haupt
Associate
Anja Haupt

Associate

BA LLB (US)
PROPERTY
Anja joined Herold Gie Attorneys in 2015 as a candidate attorney and was admitted as an Attorney, Notary and Conveyancer in 2017.

+27 (0)21 919 0395
Bloemhof Square Corner of Bloemhof Rd and Bill Bezuidenhout Ave Bellville, 7535
Fahdeel Parkar
Associate
Fahdeel Parkar

Associate

B.Soc.Sc, LLB
LITIGATION
Fahdeel joined the firm in 2016 and was admitted as an attorney in 2018.

+27 (0)21 464 4709
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Lulama Lobola
Associate
Lulama Lobola

Associate

BA LLB
PROPERTY
Lulama joined the firm in 2016 and was admitted as an attorney in 2018.

+27 (0)21 464 4718
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Joseph Shaw
Associate
Joseph Shaw

Associate

LLB (UCT)
INSOLVENCY AND BUSINESS RESCUE
Joseph joined the firm in 2016 and was admitted as an attorney in 2018.

+27 (0)21 464 4753
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001
Marvin Petersen
Associate
Marvin Petersen

Associate

LLB (UWC)
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL
Marvin joined the firm in 2016 and was admitted as an attorney in 2018.

+27 (0)21 464 4760
Wembley 3, 80 McKenzie St, Cape Town, 8001