We, the staff at Jurgens Bekker Attorneys pride ourselves in providing our clients with an all round experience by assisting them in all aspects of law. We look forward to working with you.

We, the staff at Jurgens Bekker Attorneys pride ourselves in providing our clients with an all round experience by assisting them in all aspects of law.

Our Team

Proprietor

Jurgens Bekker

Jurgens Bekker

Proprietor

Jurgens is the Managing Attorney of Jurgens Bekker Attorneys and is the man currently “sitting in the chair”. Jurgens was admitted as an Attorney in 1998, the year in which he founded Jurgens Bekker Attorneys. He holds BA and LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch. Jurgens served articles with the firm Louw & Heyl in Roodepoort and from 1 July 1998 practiced for his own account under the name and style of Jurgens Bekker Attorneys. He specialises in general litigation, general commercial work, arbitrations as well as dealing with all aspects of Magistrate Court and High Court litigation.
Jurgens is an admitted attorney affiliated to the Law Society of the Northern Provinces as well as the Cape Law Society


jurgens@jurgensbekker.co.za
083 294 9995

Associates

Iréne Welling

Iréne Welling

Senior Associate

Irené Welling obtained her BA Law degree from the University of Stellenbosch and her LLB from the University of Johannesburg in 1994 and 1997 respectively. She joined Jurgens Bekker Attorneys in 1999. She specialises in Family Law, High Court and Magistrate Court litigation as well as Administration of Estates. She is also an accredited Mediator and has vast experience in Arbitrations and High Court trials. Irene heads our Mediation/Arbitration and Estates Department.


irene@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 495 1954

Carien Van Greunen

Carien Van Greunen

Senior Associate

Carien van Greunen obtained her LLB degree from the University of the Free State in 2006. She joined the firm in 2007. She specialises in Family Law, Taxations as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. Carien heads our Family Law Department.
Carien is an admitted attorney affiliated to the Law Society of the Northern Provinces as well as the Cape Law Society


carien@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 650 6572

Andrew Boerner

Andrew Boerner

Senior Associate

Andrew Boerner obtained his LLB degree from the University of Johannesburg in 2007. He joined the firm in 2008. He specialises in Media Law, Defamation, Mediation as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. Andrew heads our Litigation Department.
Andrew is an admitted attorney affiliated to the Law Society of the Northern Provinces as well as the Cape Law Society


andrew@jurgensbekker.co.za
084 589 1711

Megan Van Der Merwe

Megan Van Der Merwe

Associate

Megan van der Merwe obtained her LLB degree from the University of Johannesburg in 2012. She joined the firm in 2011. She specialises in Commercial Law, Mining Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. Megan is the Managing Attorney of our Alberton office.
Megan is an admitted attorney affiliated to the Law Society of the Northern Provinces as well as the Cape Law Society


megan@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 011 3670

Shelley Hobson

Shelley Hobson

Associate

Shelley Hobson obtained her BA Law and LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch in 2007 and 2009 respectively. She joined the firm in 2010. She specialises in High Court and Magistrate Court litigation, Family Law, Commercial Law and Debt Collection. Shelley is the Managing Attorney of our Cape Town office.
Shelley is an admitted attorney affiliated to the Law Society of the Northern Provinces as well as the Cape Law Society


shelley@jurgensbekker.co.za
078 989 2957

Sheralyn Pieterse

Sheralyn Pieterse

Associate

Sheralyn Pieterse obtained her LLB degree from the University of Witwatersrand in 2012. She joined the firm in 2014. She specialises in Family Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. She is also an accredited Mediator. Sheralyn heads our Maintenance Court Department and specialises in maintenance enquiries.


sheralyn@jurgensbekker.co.za

Louis Poriazis

Louis Poriazis

Associate

Louis Poriazis obtained his LLB degree and Masters degree in Labour Law from the University of Witwatersrand in 2010 and 2014 respectively. He joined the firm in 2010. He specialises in Labour Law, Administrative Law and Mining Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. Louis heads our Labour Law Department and is well experienced in CCMA and Labour Court matters.


louis@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 424 3177

Alexa De Agrela

Alexa De Agrela

Associate

Alexa de Agrela obtained her LLB degree from the University of Johannesburg in 2012. She joined the firm in 2015. She specialises in Commercial Law, Medical Law, High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. Alexa has extensive experience in Applications in terms of Section 163 of the Companies Act (so-called “Corporate Divorces”) and Urgent Applications.


alexa@jurgensbekker.co.za

John-Ré Wolhuter

John-Ré Wolhuter

Associate

John-Ré Wolhuter obtained his BCOM and LLB degrees from the University of Pretoria in 2014. He joined the firm in 2014. He specialises in Insolvency Law, Criminal Law, Commercial Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


johnre@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 776 8650

Quintin Badenhorst

Quintin Badenhorst

Associate

Quintin Badenhorst obtained his LLB degree from the University of Pretoria in 2010. He joined the firm in 2016. He specialises in High Court and Magistrate Court litigation, Commercial Law and Debt Collection. Quintin also regularly appears in the High Court himself on behalf of our clients.


quintin@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 076 3000

Shanné De Klerk

Shanné De Klerk

Associate

Shanné de Klerk obtained her LLB degree from the University of Johannesburg in 2012. She joined the firm in 2017. She specialises in Commercial Law, Labour Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


shanne@jurgensbekker.co.za

Tiana Van Der Meer

Tiana Van Der Meer

Associate

Tiana van der Meer obtained her BCOM, LLB and LLM (Cum Laude) degrees from the University of Johannesburg in 2012, 2013 and 2014 respectively. She joined the firm in 2015. She specialises in Commercial Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


tiana@jurgensbekker.co.za

Sarah Kelly

Sarah Kelly

Associate

Sarah Kelly obtained her LLB degree from the University of Witwatersrand in 2013 and a Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Law in 2015 from the University of Witwatersrand. She joined the firm in 2017. She specialises in Commercial Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


sarah@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 435 2720

Stefné Van Tonder

Stefné Van Tonder

Associate

Stefné van Tonder obtained her BCOM and LLB degrees from the University of Pretoria in 2012 and 2014 respectively. She joined the firm in 2017. She specialises in Estates, Debt Collection as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


stefne@jurgensbekker.co.za
071 868 0712

Anouk Heyns

Anouk Heyns

Associate

Anouk Heyns obtained her BCOM LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch in 2012 and 2014 respectively. She joined the firm in 2018. She specialises in Commercial Law, Mining Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


anouk@jurgensbekker.co.za
079 875 9892

Marieke Eloff

Marieke Eloff

Associate

Marieke Eloff obtained her LLB degree from the University of Pretoria in 2011. She joined the firm in 2018. She specialises in Commercial Law, Family Law as well as High Court and Magistrate Court litigation.


marieke@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 562 9378

Candidate Attorneys

Sebolela Kolisang

Sebolela Kolisang

Candidate Attorney

Sebolela Kolisang obtained his LLB degree from the University of South Africa in 2011 and his Post Graduate Diploma from the University of Johannesburg in 2013. He joined the firm in 2015. He specialises in Criminal Law, High Court and Magistrate Court litigation. Sebolela has extensive experience in criminal matters including after-hours bail applications. Sebolela is based at our Alberton office.


sebolela@jurgensbekker.co.za
060 839 9956

Kylie Adam

Kylie Adam

Candidate Attorney

Kylie Adam obtained her BCOM LLB degrees from the University of the Free State in 2014 and 2016 respectively. She joined the firm in 2017. She currently assists Senior Associate Andrew Boerner in his Media Law practice. Kylie is based at our Bedfordview office.


kylie@jurgensbekker.co.za
071 207 9387

Scott Kelly

Scott Kelly

Candidate Attorney

Scott Kelly obtained his LLB degree from the University of the Free State in 2016. He joined the firm in 2016. He currently assists Associate Megan van der Merwe in her Commercial Law practice. Scott is based at our Alberton office.


scott@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 984 9649

Morné Strydom

Morné Strydom

Candidate Attorney

Morné Strydom obtained his BA LLB degrees from the University of the North West in 2014 and 2016 respectively. He joined the firm in 2017. He currently assists Senior Associate Carien van Greunen in her Family Law practice. Morne is based at our Bedfordview office.


morne@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 784 0698

Marco Arcangeli

Marco Arcangeli

Candidate Attorney

Marco Arcangeli obtained his LLB degree from the University of the Free State in 2016. He joined the firm in 2016. He currently assists Associate Tiana van der Meer and Associate Alexa de Agrela in their Family and Commercial Law practices. Marco is based at our Bedfordview office.


marco@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 265 0259

Colin Isherwood

Colin Isherwood

Candidate Attorney

Colin Isherwood obtained his BCOM LLB degrees from the University of Pretoria in 2016 and 2017 respectively. He joined the firm in 2018. He currently assists Senior Associate Andrew Boerner in his Media Law practice. Colin is based at our Bedfordview office.


colin@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 308 6549

Michael Hall

Michael Hall

Candidate Attorney

Michael Hall obtained his LLB degree from the University of Johannesburg in 2014. He joined the firm in 2018. He currently assists Proprietor Jurgens Bekker in his Commercial Law practice. Michael is based at our Bedfordview office.


michael@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 611 1101

Support Staff

Ann Haynes

Ann Haynes

Office Manager

Ann Haynes obtained her diplomas in Legal Accounting from the Institute of Certified Bookkeeping and Legal Computer Systems. She joined the firm in 1998. She is the office manager and bookkeeper.


ann@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 339 1293

Wilma Lottering

Wilma Lottering

Senior Legal Secretary

Wilma Lottering is a Senior Legal Secretary who joined the firm in 1999. She specialises in debt collections and Estate matters. She also attends to Correspondent matters. Wilma is our Collections Manager.


wilma@jurgensbekker.co.za

Christine Van Niekerk

Christine Van Niekerk

Senior Legal Secretary

Christine Van Niekerk is a Senior Legal Secretary who joined the firm when it opened in 1998. Christine specialises in Magistrates Court and High Court litigation, commercial work, Trusts, rental collections and the administration of properties. Christine is our Operations Manager.


christine@jurgensbekker.co.za

Gisela Bahne

Gisela Bahne

Administrative Assistance

Gisela Bahne joined the firm in 2015 and is the Administrative Assistant to the Office Manager, Ann Haynes.


gisela@jurgensbekker.co.za

Annatjie Maartens

Annatjie Maartens

Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Annatjie Maartens joined the firm in 2018 and is a Receptionist / Administrative Assistant.


reception@jurgensbekker.co.za

Kristal Phillips

Kristal Phillips

Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Kristal Phillips joined the firm in 2018 and is a Receptionist / Administrative Assistant.


reception2@jurgensbekker.co.za

Johana Kgobane

Johana Kgobane

Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Johana Kgobane joined the firm in 2017 and is a Receptionist / Administrative Assistant.


reception@jurgensbekker.co.za

Dumisani Sibeko

Dumisani Sibeko

Court Messenger

Dumisani Sibeko joined the firm in 2003. Dumi is the office court messenger and is also the Maintenance Manager of our Bedfordview building and vehicles.


reception@jurgensbekker.co.za