Partners

Rafi Weiner

Partner, Rafi Weiner, joined Ashersons in 1981. His areas of expertise include Family, Aviation and Administrative Law where he is one of a few attorneys in Cape Town who represent billboard companies.

Selwyn Zackon

Selwyn Zackon, a Partner at Ashersons, joined the firm in 1985. Selwyn’s expertise lie in commercial law, franchising, property and litigation. His extensive understanding of company law and commerce has enabled Selwyn to become an astute commercial and property lawyer, and litigator.

Andrew Goldschmidt

Andrew Goldschmidt, a recently appointed Partner at Ashersons, has been with the firm since 2007. He has experience in contentious as well as non-contentious corporate and commercial matters ranging from the drafting of commercial contracts to commercial litigation, with particular regard to corporate and contractual disputes.

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Consultants

Jacobus

Jacobus "Jacov" van Zyl, an attorney and conveyancer, joined Ashersons as a consultant in 2015. His areas of expertise include Conveyancing, Property Law, and Administration of Estates and Trusts.

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Duncan

Duncan "Jock" McConnachie, an attorney, notary and conveyancer, joined Ashersons as a consultant in 2015. His areas of expertise include Conveyancing, Property Law, Commercial Law, Notarial Law, and Administration of Estates and Trusts.

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Associates

Kate Elliott

Kate Elliott (née Bosman), an Associate, joined Ashersons in 2012 and was admitted as an attorney in February 2014. Kate has experience in family law, criminal law, franchising law, and commercial litigation. She also has experience in contractual drafting and an in depth knowledge of the Consumer Protection Act.

Mame Amoateng

Mame Amoateng, an Associate, joined Ashersons in January 2014 and was admitted as an attorney in February 2016. Mame holds a Master of Laws Degree from the Pennsylvania State University and has in depth knowledge of the UN Convention on Contracts for the International Sale of Goods and the UNCITRAL Model Laws on International Commercial Arbitration.

Jaryd Kay

Jaryd Kay, an Associate, joined Ashersons in January 2016 and was admitted as an attorney in March 2018. Jaryd has experience in labour law, consumer protection and also has experience in drafting commercial and non-commercial contracts.

Candidate Attorneys

Ryan M. Lin

Ryan M. Lin, a candidate attorney, joined Ashersons in January 2017. Ryan has a keen interest in Consumer Protection Law, Liquor Law, Labour Law, Property Law and Commercial Law.

Frances Everett

Frances Everett, a candidate attorney, joined Ashersons in January 2018. Frances’ areas of interest include Commercial Law, Contract law, Property Law and particularly Intellectual Property Law, Competition Law and Consumer Protection Law.

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