Johnny is a Senior Associate in the Commercial Practice Group at the firm's Sandton branch, where he focuses on providing corporate, commercial, business, taxation and estate planning related services to clients. He is also experienced in legal matters pertaining to trusts, wills and the administration of estates.
At university, Johnny excelled academically, finalising his B.Com (Law) degree before achieving his LL.B degree cum laude while simultaneously receiving numerous academic awards. In an effort to expand his knowledge and better serve his clients, Johnny also obtained a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning.
Right from the start, Johnny had a keen interest in corporate and commercial matters, frequently assisting clients with advice and support relating to corporate strategies, effective structures and appropriate commercial guidance. Johnny also developed extensive knowledge in estate planning and fiduciary work and became involved in the firm’s strong estate planning and fiduciary services division, where he is intimately involved with assisting private clients with their estate planning, the administration of deceased estates and the provision of fiduciary services to family trusts and companies.
With a calm personality and the ability to gain the trust of his clients, Johnny enjoys working at a personal level with clients and assisting them with their future planning. He understands that this requires high standards and absolute attention to detail as clients place their faith in you.
To stay focused, Johnny enjoys a regular game of golf, an open water swim or a mountain bike event.
LL.B (cum laude)
Post Gradudate Diploma: Financial Planning
Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
Legal Practice Council Gauteng
Lecturing & speaking engagements:
RSG Radio legal discussions
Honours & awards:
Various academic awards as best achieving student (University of the Free State)
Award for exceptional academic performance in the LL.B degree as a second degree (University of the Free State
Award for academic excellence (University of the Free State)