Our Lawyers

Andre van der Merwe

Andre van der Merwe

Title: Director
Degree: BA LL.B (US)
Tel: 021-914 0770

Andre is the founding partner of Enderstein van der Merwe Inc.  He was admitted as an attorney of the High Court during 1989. He specializes in banking law, insolvency law, including interrogations, business rescue procedures, urgent commercial applications, company law and commercial litigation.

Niel Smith

Niel Smith

Title: Director
Degree: B.Comm LL.B (US)
Tel: 021-914 0770

Niel was admitted as an attorney of the High Court during May 2004. He specializes in legal drafting, banking law, collections, insolvency law, company law and commercial litigation.

Sean Pienaar

Sean Pienaar

Title: Director
Degree: LL.B (UNISA)
Tel: 021-914 0770

Sean was admitted as an attorney of the High Court during February 2010.  Sean is a dynamic attorney who is already highly decorated in his relatively short career.  He specializes in:

  • Construction Law (Head of the Department)
  • General High Court Litigation (with a special focus on commercial litigation)
  • Insolvency Law and business rescue
  • Evictions – Commercial, Residential (PIE) and agricultural (ESTA)
  • Family Law
  • Labour Law
Wessel Robertson

Wessel Robertson

Title: Director
Degree: LL.B and PGD(FinPlan) (US)
Tel: 011-615 8591

Wessel was admitted as an attorney of the High Court during 2008. He specialises in commercial law, banking law and various aspects of civil litigation and insurance law.

Luzanne Enderstein

Luzanne Enderstein

Title: Associate
Degree: LL.B (UNISA)
Tel: 021-914 0770

Luzanne was admitted as an attorney of the High Court during June 2013. She is responsible for the deceased estates department of the firm and also has experience in commercial litigation, insolvency law, collections and labour law. She will be completing her notary examinations during February 2015.

Reinette Ferreira

Reinette Ferreira

Title: Attorney
Degree: LL.B
Tel: 011-615 8591

Reinette Ferreira was admitted as an attorney in January 2009. She was admitted as a Conveyancer in March 2016. She specialize in all aspects of conveyancing especially sectional titles. She further attends to antenuptial contracts and all general aspects of property related transactions.

Michiel Eksteen

Michiel Eksteen

Title: Attorney

Degree: B.comm LLB (NWU)

Tel: 021 914 0770

Michiel joined Enderstein van der Merwe Inc in 2014 as a candidate attorney and after being admitted as an attorney of the High Court in August 2015, he was appointed as an attorney in the corporate and commercial litigation department of the Cape Town branch.  Michiel is currently studying towards his Master’s degree in Tax Law at University of Cape Town.

He also has a post graduate diploma in financial planning from University of the Free State.

 

Chantel Smith

Chantel Smith

Title: Attorney
Degree: LL.B (UNISA)
Tel: 021-914 0770

Chantel started working as a conveyancing secretary in 2002 and has worked her way through the ranks, while completing her law degree at UNISA. She was admitted as an attorney of the High Court during December 2015. She has subsequently successfully completed her conveyancing exams and is responsible for the Cape Town conveyancing department of the firm.