Craig Guthrie (Managing Partner)

B COM, B PROC, Dip Insolv Prac Attorney

Admitted in 1998, Craig specialises in all aspects of litigation, property and commercial law, property development, business rescue, debt recovery, insolvency and liquidations.

Lara Maria Colananni

BA LLB Attorney, Notary Public & Conveyancer (Associate)

Admitted in 1997, Lara specialises in property law, property development, all aspects of conveyancing, sectional title and agency, commission disputes, Notarial Contracts and Antenuptial Contracts.

Portia Manzini (Partner)

LLB, LLM (Commercial Law)

Admitted in 2017, Portia specialises in commercial litigation with a keen interest in companies law and insolvency. Portia has instituted and defended liquidation applications at High Courts and Supreme Court of Appeal.

Melissa Webb (Partner)

LLB Attorney, Notary Public & Conveyancer

Admitted in 2008, Melissa specialises in sectional title developments, township establishment, consolidations, subdivisions, transfers (commercial and residential), bonds and Notarial Contracts including Antenuptial Contracts.

Jean De Beer

LLB LLM Attorney (Associate)

Admitted in March 2010, Jean’s areas of practice are High Court & Magistrate’s Court litigation, commercial law, family law, mediation & labour law.

Jackie Glen

BA LLB Attorney & Conveyancer (Associate)

Admitted in 2012, Jackie specialises in transfers & bonds particularly sectional title, freehold and deceased estates, all deeds registry searches and general conveyance matters

Arlene Jacquelin Griffin-Basson

B-Iuris LLB Attorney Notary Public Conveyancer (Associate)

Admitted in 2003, Arlene specialises in conveyancing related matters including sectional title developments, subdivisions, consolidations, divorce and deceased estate transfers, Notarial Contracts and bonds.

Peter Otzen

BSocSci LLB (Associate)

Admitted in 2015, Peter’s areas of South African practice are Magistrate and High Court litigation in commercial applications and actions, with experience in residential and commercial evictions, drafting of various agreements, partnership dissolution, and various aspects of neighbour law and by-law enforcement. In 2017 Peter was admitted as a solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales (Australia) where he practiced with various top-tier firms for two years on various commercial matters.

Matthew Ainsworth

Bcomm LLB (Associate)

Admitted in 2019, Matthew specialises in various aspects of property law, with a key focus on sectional title developments and subdivisions. He also has experience in the drafting of Wills and Estate Planning.

Sandile Fuba

Candidate Attorney