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Conveyancing, commercial, wills and estates, civil litigation, labour law, our team of attorneys can answer your questions.

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Services

Conveyancing

Property transfers.

Registration and cancellation of bonds - Logan Martin is on the registration panels for ABSA, Nedbank and Standard Banks

Notarial Deeds:
Registration of Sectional title Schemes; and Registration of Free Hold Developments.

Commercial law

Antenuptial Agreements;
Agency Agreements;
Association Agreements;
BBBEE Joint Venture Agreements;
Management Agreements;
Project Management Agreements;
Services Agreements;
Shareholder's and Partnership Agreements;
Setting up of inter vivos Trusts; and Obtaining of Liquor Licenses.

Wills and estates

Drafting of Wills;

Estate Planning;

Serving as Executors in the winding up of estates;

Serving as Agents of Executors;

Setting up of Testamentary Trusts; and Estate property transfers.

Civil litigation

High Court and Magistrate's Court proceedings;
Divorces;
Dispute Resolution

Labour law

High Court and Magistrate's Court proceedings;
Divorces;
Dispute Resolution

Notarial Services

Ante- and Post Nuptial Contracts Deeds of Servitude Deeds of Cession of Usufruct Notarial Leases and Bonds Trust Deeds of Donation

Our Specialities

Our professional staff consists of 5 practising attorneys who offer a wide range of legal services and specialise in conveyancing, commercial law, wills and estates, civil litigation and labour law.

Gerald was appointed as a Magistrate in 1979. He was admitted as a State Advocate in 1980 and was appointed as a State Law Advisor in the Department of Justice. In 1982 he resigned from the Department of Justice and moved to Knysna where he was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court.

Gerald heads up the firm’s Property and Commercial Law Departments. Gerald’s services include property transactions, share transfer agreements, members transfers, Home Owners Association Constitutions, shareholder’s agreements, association agreements, licensing agreements, joint venture agreements and drafting of commercial and residential lease agreements

Degree: B. Juris (UPE) & LLB (RHODES)
Position: Director
Tel: +27 (0)44 382 1115
Fax: +27 (0)44 382 5582
Email: [email protected]

Gerald Logan
Position: Director
Delon obtained his B Com and LLB degrees from the University of Port Elizabeth in 1990.

He was then admitted as an Attorney of the High Court in 1994 and has practised in Knysna ever since.

Delon heads up our Civil Litigation Department, which includes divorce actions and contractual disputes. Delon also handles liquor licence applications, Home Owners Association related matters, Sectional Titles and Body Corporate Matters, Ante Nuptial Contracts as well as Commercial contractual work.

Degree: B Com LLB (UPE)
Position: Director
Tel: +27 (0)44 382 1115
Fax: +27 (0)44 382 5582
Email: [email protected]
Delon Barnard
Position: Director
Jacques was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court in 2000.
He joined the firm in 2001 and was admitted as a Conveyancer in 2004. Jacques is also a Master’s appointed appraiser for Estate purposes.
Jacques heads up the firm’s Conveyancing Department where he deals with property transfers, registration and cancellation of bonds. Logan Martin is on the bond registration panels for ABSA, Nedbank and Standard Bank.
Jacques attended to the conveyancing work for the opening of the following sectional title schemes: Mount Joy Corner, Lagoon Breeze, The Nursery and Amble Ridge.
He also attended to the conveyancing in order to establish free hold developments such as Lake Brenton and Amble Ridge.

Degree: B Proc (UOFS)
Position: Director
Tel: +27 (0)44 382 1115
Fax: +27 (0)44 382 5582
Email: [email protected]
Jacques de Villiers
Position: Director
Bryony obtained her postgraduate LLB degree from Stellenbosch University in 2013.

She then completed her articles in Cape Town and was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court in February 2015.

Bryony joined the firm in October 2016 and specialises in Labour Law and Civil Litigation.

Degree: BA LLB (US)
Position: Associate
Tel: +27 (0)44 382 1115
Fax: +27 (0)44 382 5582
Email: [email protected]


Bryony Matthee
Position: Director
Hilary obtained her LLB from Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in 2015 and was admitted as an attorney in 2017 and as Notary on 23 April 2021. Hilary was employed as a dispute resolution specialist by a leading employer’s organisation prior to joining the firm in July 2018.

Hilary practices in the firm’s civil litigation, labour law, family law, correspondent litigation and collections departments. Her services include general litigation, divorce and maintenance, employment law (dispute resolution, disciplinary hearings, employment contracts, retrenchments and representation at arbitrations), protection and harassment orders and debt recovery.

Degree: LLB (NMMU)
Position: Associate
Tel: +27 (0)44 382 1115
Fax: +27 (0)44 382 5582
Email: [email protected]
Hilary Valla
Position: Associate

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