Personal Assistants

 

Juanette Snyman

Maryke Bisschoff

Annamaria de Waal


Gysbertus Johannes Ligthelm

BA, L.L.B (University of Stellenbosch)

 

Profession: Legal Practitioner, Conveyancer & Notary Public
Years of experience: 25
Nationality: Namibia

Academic Qualifications

BA (Law) – University of Pretoria (1974)
L.L.B - University of Pretoria (1976)


Professional Qualifications

  • 1981: Admitted as Legal Practitioner
  • 1981: Admitted as Conveyancer
  • 1987: Admitted as Notary Public

Areas of Specialisation
  • Commercial
  • Contractual
  • Conveyancing


Career

  • 1976: Junior Lecturer University of Pretoria
  • 1977 – 1978: Served as Legal Officer in the South African Defence Force
  • 1979 – 1980: Served Articles for 2 years as Government Attorney - Pretoria
  • 1981: Jointed erstwhile Dr Weder, Kruger & Hartmann as a Professional Assistant
  • 1983: Admitted as Partner to erstwhile Dr Weder, Kruger & Hartmann on 1 March 1983

 

Professional Involvement

  • Commercial Law specifically the interpretation and drafting of commercial contracts
  • All aspects of Conveyancing including Sectional Title Schemes

Extra Professional Appointments
  • 1987 to present: Served for the Law Society as Examiner for Conveyancing Examinations
  • 1987 to present: Served as Member of the Conveyancing Committee of the Law Society
  • 1994 to present: Served as Convener of the Conveyancing Committee of the Law Society