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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


 

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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


irene@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 495 1954

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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


andrew@jurgensbekker.co.za
084 589 1711

Megan Pires

Megan Pires

Associate

Megan Pires 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 is based at our Alberton office.


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 is based at our Cape Town office.


shelley@jurgensbekker.co.za
078 989 2957

Louis Poriazis

Louis Poriazis

Associate

Louis Poriazis obtained his LLB degree and Master’s 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 is the Managing Attorney of our Kempton Park office and heads our Labour Law Department and is well experienced in CCMA and Labour Court matters. Louis is based at our Kempton Park office.


louis@jurgensbekker.co.za
072 424 3177

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. John-Re is based at our Bedfordview office.


johnre@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 776 8650

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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


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 is based at our Cape Town office.


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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


marieke@jurgensbekker.co.za
082 562 9378

Sebolela Kolisang

Sebolela Kolisang

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

Candidate Attorneys

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 Irene Welling 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 Louis Poriazis in his Commercial and Labour Law practice. Marco is based at our Kempton Park 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

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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


wilma@jurgensbekker.co.za

Christine Lourens

Christine Lourens

Senior Legal Secretary

Christine Lourens 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 and is based at our Bedfordview office.


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 is based at our Bedfordview office.


gisela@jurgensbekker.co.za

Annatjie Maartens

Annatjie Maartens

Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Annatjie Maartens joined the firm in 2018 and is a Receptionist / Administrative Assistant. Annatjie is based at our Bedfordview office.


reception@jurgensbekker.co.za

Johana Kgobane

Johana Kgobane

Receptionist / Administrative Assistant

Johana Kgobane joined the firm in 2017 and is a Receptionist / Administrative Assistant. Johana is based at our Kempton Park office.


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