FOUNDED IN 1894

Herold Gie boasts a wealth of knowledge accumulated over 125 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 FIRM

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: corporate and commercial, employment and public law, family and matrimonial, insolvency and business rescue, insurance, litigation and dispute resolution, personal injury, pension and financial services, property law and wills, trusts and estates. 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.

Practitioners

Our firm focuses on the core areas of:

Corporate and Commercial Law, Employment and Public Law, Family and Matrimonial, Insolvency and Business Rescue, Insurance, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Pension and Financial Services, Personal Injury, Property, Wills, Trust and Estates.

DIRECTORS

CHAIRMAN

Shekesh Sirkar

BA LLB
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW

Shekesh joined the firm in 1999 and was admitted as an attorney in 2000. He is the Chairman of the Board of Directors.

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CHIEF EXECUTIVE

Pierre le Roux

BA LLB Hons (B & A)
LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Pierre joined the firm in 1989 and was admitted as an attorney in 1991. Pierre is the Chief Executive (CEO) of the firm.

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DIRECTOR

Linda Jordaan

BA LLB PG Dip Tax Law
PROPERTY

Linda joined the firm in 1990 and was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1992.

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DIRECTOR

Martin Vermeulen

B Rek (Acc) LLB
PROPERTY

Martin joined the firm in 1992 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 1994.

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DIRECTOR

Richard Brown

BA LLB
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW

Richard was admitted as an attorney in 1996 and joined the firm in 1999.

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DIRECTOR

Renel Fourie

B Com (Law) LLB
PROPERTY

Renel joined the firm in 2003 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 2005.

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DIRECTOR

Karin MacKenzie

B Mus M Mus B Proc LLB LLM
PENSION AND PUBLIC LAW

Karin was admitted as an attorney in 1995 and joined the firm in 2009.

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DIRECTOR

Jeremy Klerck

BA LLB
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL

Jeremy was admitted as an attorney in 2006 and re-joined the firm in 2011.

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DIRECTOR

Kaamilah Paulse

B Soc Sc LLB
FAMILY AND MATRIMONIAL LAW

Kaamilah was admitted as an attorney in 2002 and joined the firm in 2014.

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DIRECTOR

Ashley Meyer

LLB
INSURANCE AND LITIGATION

Ashley was admitted as an attorney in 2010 and joined the firm in 2014.

ameyer@heroldgie.co.za

 

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DIRECTOR

Jaimé-Lee Jacobs

LLB
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW

Jaimé-Lee joined the firm in 2015 and was admitted as an attorney in 2017.

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PRACTISING CONSULTANTS

DIRECTOR

Richard Moffat

BA LLB
PROPERTY

Richard was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1980, a notary in 2000 and joined the firm in 1984.

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PRACTISING CONSULTANT

Peter Davis

B Proc
WILLS, TRUSTS AND ESTATES

Peter was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 1976 and joined the firm in 1982.

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PRACTISING CONSULTANT

Henry Stubbings

BA LLB
COMMERCIAL AND INSOLVENCY

Henry was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1983 and joined the firm in the same year.

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PRACTISING CONSULTANT

Tarryn Gravenor

LLB
PROPERTY

Tarryn was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 2007 and joined the firm in 2010.

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SENIOR ASSOCIATES

SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Peter Michaels

B Soc Sc LLB
LITIGATION AND DISPUTE RESOLUTION

Peter was admitted as an attorney in 2011 and joined the firm in 2019.

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SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Anja Haupt

BA LLB
PROPERTY

Anja joined the firm in 2015 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 2017.

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SENIOR ASSOCIATE

Loraine Strydom

BLC LLB
WILLS, TRUSTS AND ESTATES

Loraine joined the firm in 2021 and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer in 2003.

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ASSOCIATES

ASSOCIATE

Carley Sauls

LLB
EMPLOYMENT AND PUBLIC LAW

Carley joined the firm in 2018 and was admitted as an attorney in 2020.

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ASSOCIATE

Prenola Naidoo

LLB
CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL

Prenola joined the firm in 2019 and was admitted as an attorney in 2021.

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ASSOCIATE

Leah Jagwanth

BA (Psych) LLB
FAMILY AND MATRIMONIAL

Leah joined the firm in 2021 and was admitted as an attorney in 2019.

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ASSOCIATE

Corné Botha

BCOM LAW LLB
PROPERTY LAW

Corné was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 2020, a notary in 2021 and joined the firm in 2022.

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