Welcome to my blog

I am a qualified and admitted attorney of the Western Cape Division of the High Court of South Africa, and a Partner at Ashersons Attorneys, a boutique legal practice operating in Cape Town.

My passion is helping clients, be it in putting commercial agreements together, or litigating on behalf of a client to assert his/her rights.

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Your Dog, Cat or Cow (Even Your Bees) Could Cost You Millions
29 March 2019
Our law will generally hold you liable for damages only if someone else can prove that you caused them loss/damage/injury through your “fault” (intent or negligence). That seems fair and log
Small Claims Courts – From 1 April You Can Sue For Up To R20,000
29 March 2019
The monetary jurisdiction of Small Claims Courts has been increased from R15,000 to R20,000 from 1 April 2019. Not all claims can be pursued in a Small Claims Court – Claims over R20
Losing Your Licence with AARTO Demerits: More Danger than You Thought, and The Wheels are Turning
29 March 2019
Government has “cried wolf” on the AARTO demerit system so many times now that many of us have lost sight of just how seriously it will affect us when it finally comes into force. Now the wh