Celeste was admitted as an attorney in 2000. Celeste gained sound experience in Commercial Litigation, JSE Listings and Mergers while completing her contract of articles. She also practised Personal Injury Law and acted for several insurance companies. She elected to pursue her career in the field of Personal Injury Law whilst gaining further experience in the field of Insurance Law.
She was appointed as a Professional Assistant at Henry Shields Chiat in 2002, and was promoted to Associate at De Vries Shields Chiat, after the merger.
Celeste currently specialises in Personal Injury Law and also has experience in Family Law (including Ante-Nuptial Contracts, Divorces, Custody, Maintenance and Access matters).