Meet our team


Senior Director - Mr Hennie Welgemoed joined Botha Massyn & McKenzie (as they were known then) in 1982, after completion of his articles at a large well known Pretoria firm, and is presently the Senior Director of the firm.

He practices in the areas of Municipal and Administrative Law, Contracts, Property Law, Insolvencies, Liquidations, Customs and Excise, Divorces, Management of Homeowners Associations, Body Corporates, Evictions and Sale of Execution of Immovable Property, Leases, Expropriation, Freight Forwarding, Collections, Suretyship agreements, Cession of rights, Corporate and Commercial Law, Joint ventures, Sole distribution agreements, Restraint of trade agreements.



Director - Paula is an admitted Attorney, Notary and Conveyancer, and has been in practice for 26 years.

She specialises in the Property Law field, including drafting of various property related agreements, (sales and leases), Notarial Practice, including marriage contracts, and all aspects of conveyancing (all types of Transfers, private Mortgage Bonds, Developments: Townships and Sectional Title, Sub-divisions and Consolidations of Land and Servitudes)

She holds a post graduate diploma in Corporate Law from UNISA, and served as an examiner on the Conveyancing Examination panel for 20 years.



Associate - Alex was admitted in August 2020.

She practises in Civil Litigation, with a focus on Evictions and Execution of Immovable Property, as well as Family Law (maintenance, divorce, and adoptions) Liquidations, Sequestrations and Rehabilitations, and Debt Collection matters.


Our lawyers are assisted by qualified, experienced and loyal staff members, some of which have been with the firm for over 20 years, to ensure that our clients receive prompt and professional service

Sanet Edgecome


Lynette Ackerman

Litigation and Collections

Tersia Marais

Litigation and Collections

Marina Visagie

Accountant/Bookkeeper & Human Resources