Professional Staff


On 1 September 2006 Dykes van Heerden Inc opened a branch in George. Such branch deals primarily with the Garden Route. Louis Slabbert, Elana Hopkins, Albert Saunders, Hein Spangenberg and Sharon Prinsloo are our partners at the George Branch.

Elana Hopkins has a B.Comm LLM degree. She is a qualified conveyancer and notary public and attained her Masters in Law in 2000. Prior to completing her articles she was a junior lecturer at the University of Stellenbosch where she researched and wrote on the subject of Administrative Law.

Peter Dykes has a B.Comm. LLB. He has been practising as an attorney for 23 years. His areas of interest include litigation, commercial work and rendering assistance to new businesses. He particularly enjoys commercial work and problem solving.

Johan van Heerden has a B.Proc degree and was admitted as a partner to Dykes van Heerden in March 1995. He is a Springbok gymnast and tumbler. He particularly enjoys commercial matters and deserves a great deal of credit for building up the conveyancing department of Dykes van Heerden.

Louis Slabbert has a BA. B. Proc degree and has been involved with conveyancing for approximately 2 years. He particularly enjoys developments and enjoys all aspects of property law.

Sharon Prinsloo has a B.Proc degree and qualified as an attorney and conveyancer in 2002. She joined Dykes van Heerden in October 2005 and enjoys all aspects of property law and she is currently in control of the George branch.


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