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Our Team

We are team of skilled, talented and energetic legal professionals

Our Cape Town based professional team (who together has over 110 years of experience) has remained compact over the years. It presently consists of three partners, two senior associates, three associates, and two candidate attorneys - who collectively bring a wealth of wisdom and insight to the practice. We are assisted by a team of efficient and diligent support staff as well as be two professional consultants who provide invaluable guidance and direction. All of our attorneys and staff pride themselves on delivering a comprehensive, personal and tailor made service to clients.

We have all grown with the firm

All of our staff commenced their careers with the firm. We continue to upskill our team members at every opportunity to ensure that we remain a leading boutique practice.

We are reliable and driven

All of our team members pride themselves on going the extra mile in understanding a client's needs and being able to deliver a quality product.

Raphael Weiner
Partner
Rafi's areas of expertise include Family, Aviation and Administrative Law where he is one of a few attorneys in Cape Town who represent outdoor advertising companies.
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Selwyn Zackon
Partner
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.
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Andrew Goldschmidt
Partner
Andrew 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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Jacobus "Jacov" van Zyl
Consultant
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 "Jock" McConnachie
Consultant
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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Jaryd Kay
Associate
Jaryd joined Ashersons in January 2016. His areas of interest lie in litigation, insolvency, restraints of trade and contractual disputes. He also is experienced in criminal work and labour law.
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Frances Everett
Associate
Frances joined Ashersons in January 2018. Her 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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Derry-Ann Haldane
Associate
Derry-Ann joined Ashersons in January 2019. She has a keen interest in Family Law, Labour Law as well as Trusts and Estates.
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Daniel Horwitz
Candidate Attorney
Daniel joined Ashersons in January 2020. His areas of interest include Commercial Law, Dispute Resolution, and Insolvency Law.
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Ben Koen
Candidate Attorney
Ben joined Asherons in August 2021. His legal interests lie in the fields of commercial law, tax law, and property law.
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