Tyger Valley

Directors

Francois Burger

Francois Burger

BA, LLB., Dip Tax Prac., Dip Est

Francois grew up in South West Africa (Namibia). He obtained his BA and LLB degrees at Stellenbosch University. He also has diplomas in Estate Practice and in Tax Practice. Francois was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer during the early 1980’s. He specializes in litigation and collections and attends to tax problems.

Peter Truter

Peter Truter

BA (Law), LLB, Estate Planning/Administration/Trusts (Dip.), Banking Law (Cert.), Insolvency (Dip.)

Having been a practising attorney since 1999, Peter Truter specialises in transfers, bond registrations and is a Notary Public. He further specialises in banking law, insolvency law and also handles commercial matters. He has earned a great deal of trial experience in Magistrate, Regional and High Court proceedings. Having been a practising attorney since 1999, Peter Truter specialises in Civil and Commercial litigation, Banking and Insolvency Law and also handles professional conveyancing matters. He has earned a great deal of trial experience in Magistrate, Regional and High Court proceedings.

Associate

Jacobus Christiaan De Wet Du Plessis

Jacobus Christiaan De Wet Du Plessis

B.Iur, LLB

De Wet has been in legal practice since 1990. His fields of practice are dispute resolution, litigation, arbitration, mediation, civil, commercial and criminal fields. He also offers service in the liquor law field. His historic professional experience includes the following: admitted attorney since 1994, commissioner at the Small Claims court since 2011, accredited Arbitrator since 2000, advocate at the Cape Bar, public prosecutor in Magistrate’s – and Regional courts, military law officer in SANDF.

Professional Team

Leana Kotze

B.Comm, LLB

Leana Kotze graduated from Stellenbosch University in December 2014 after having obtained BComm and LLB degrees. She served articles at MMH and was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in February 2017 and a Notary in November 2017.

Her areas of practice include general litigation, advising on various aspects of corporate and commercial law, and drafting contracts.