Attorneys that are currently listed as practicing at Van der Spuy & Partners (Paarl)


  1. Sarel Van den Berg
    Years of Practice: 36     Position: Director

    Sarel grew up in Bloemfontein, matriculating at Sentraal High School. As an undergraduate student at the University of the Free State, he obtained his B.Com degree, after which he went on to complete his articles of clerkship at Naudes in Bloemfontein and later Van der Spuy & Partners, in Paarl and ... click for more information

  2. Marius De Jager
    Position: Director

    Marius grew up in Stellenbosch and Bergvliet. He matriculated at Zwaanswyk High School and received BA and LL.B degrees from the University of Stellenbosch. In 1975, he was appointed Secretary of the Paarl Divisional Council, a rural local authority. During this time Marius obtained an MBA. In 1985... click for more information

  3. Ian Van Zyl
    Position: Director

    Ian is a director in the Commercial Law Department at Van der Spuy & Partners, where he specialises in providing a broad range of corporate and commercial services to private and institutional clients, including corporate structuring and taxation, commercial contracting and Black Economic Empowermen... click for more information

  4. Douglas Henney
    Position: Director

    Douglas Henney is the Regional Director representative of Phatshoane Henney inc. at the firm. As Regional Director, Douglas represents the interests of the Phatshoane Henney Group of Associated Law Firms at the firm and is responsible for strategic aspects of the Phatshoane Henney Group at the firm,... click for more information

  5. Uys Van der Hoven
    Position: Director

    Uys van der Hoven is a director in the Civil Litigation Department at Van der Spuy & Partners. Uys provides general High Court litigation services to clients and has extensive experience in the fields of commercial and delictual litigation, insolvency, mediation, arbitration, insurance claims and ap... click for more information

  6. Ritz De la Bat
    Years of Practice: 22     Position: Director

    Ritz grew up in Paarl where he matriculated at Paarl Boy's High. He obtained his B.Com and LL.B degrees from Stellenbosch University and was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa in 1996. Ritz joined Van der Spuy & Partners in 1994, becoming a partner in 1... click for more information

  7. Gerrit Stofberg
    Position: Director

    Gerrit is a director in the Litigation Department at Van der Spuy & Partners where he provides civil litigation services to both corporate and private clients. He litigates in the Magistrate's Court as well as the High Court and specialises in contractual disputes, delictual claims, medical negligen... click for more information

  8. Carla Geldenhuys
    Position: Associate

    Carla grew up in the Free State, but exchanged it for the Cape Winelands to study law at Stellenbosch University. She obtained her LL.B degree in 2002 and furthered her studies at the University of Cape Town's School for Legal Practice where she gained valuable experience in different fields of law.... click for more information

  9. Anneke Van Wyk
    Position: Associate

    Anneke van Wyk is an associate at Van der Spuy & Partners, heading up the debt collection division and specialising in debt collection and general civil litigation. Anneke grew up on a farm near Piketberg, but went to school in Paarl and matriculated from La Rochelle Girls High School in 2006. She ... click for more information

  10. Andrea De Jager
    Position: Associate

    Andrea de Jager is a senior estate manager in the Estates Department of Van der Spuy & Partners, Paarl. With 17 years of service in this field, Andrea has extensive experience in attending to the administration of deceased and insolvent estates, drafting of wills and trust deeds, conducting the work... click for more information

  11. Marcello Ross
    Position: Associate

    Marcello Ross is an associate in the Commercial Department at Van der Spuy & Partners. Growing up in Paarl, he attended both Klein Nederburg Senior Secondary, as well as Paarl Boys High. He subsequently obtained an LL.B along with an Advanced Diploma in Corporate and Securities Law at the University... click for more information

  12. Natasha Du Preez
    Position: Associate

    Natasha du Preez was appointed as an associate and the office manager at Van der Spuy & Partners' Cape Town office in June 2017. Natasha completed her LL.B degree at Stellenbosch and went on to acquire a structured Master's degree. After admission she mainly started practising in the field of labou... click for more information

  13. Leigh De la Querra
    Position: Director

    Leigh is a director in the Civil Litigation Department at Van der Spuy & Partners where she heads up the Magistrates' Court litigation division. She provides general litigation services to clients in both the private and public sector. Leigh grew up in Langebaan where she matriculated from Hopefiel... click for more information