Bertus was born in Burgersdorp in the Eastern Cape and matriculated at the Burgersdorp High School in 1994. He obtained his B.Compt and LL.B (cum laude) degrees at the University of the Free State in 1998 and 2001 respectively Being a keen student Bertus was awarded the Moritz Bobbert Penning in 2001 by the University for his outstanding academic achievements.
Bertus started his articles of clerkship with Symington & De Kock in Bloemfontein and moved to Mossel Bay where he completed it with us in 2001. From 2002 to 2005 he was a professional assistant at our firm and was appointed as a director on 1 May 2005
Bertus is a born athlete and has completed amongst others six Comrades Marathons. He also loves spending time outdoors with his wife and children and has now taken on camping.
Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
Cape Law Society
Honours & awards:
Moritz Bobbert Penning for outstanding academic awards 2001