About Us

Our Team

The practice is well staffed with experienced personnel to guarantee that legal services are rendered in an honest and professional manner always ensuring the interests of our clients are well looked after.

Principal

Daan Joubert

Daan Joubert – Principal

B.Com (Hons) LLB 1991 (UPE)

Daan Joubert matriculated at DF Malherbe High School, Port Elizabeth in 1983 and proceeded to study at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (formerly UPE) and obtained degrees in B.Com (Law), Honores in Economics and LLB. After completing his 2 years of Articles as an Article Clerk with Goldberg and Odendaal Attorneys in Port Elizabeth, he was admitted by the High Court of South Africa as an Attorney at Law and founded Jouberts Attorneys in 1994. He is a qualified Notary Public and has more than 20 years of extensive experience in all aspects of the Law.

He places a very high value on calculated and well motivated legal advice as this he believes, is the single element that determines any potential client’s experience not only with the South African Legal System but also the legal profession itself.

Attorneys

Owen Keeve

Owen Keeve – Admitted Attorney

LLB 2014 (NWU)

Owen studied at the North West University (Potchefstroom campus) from 2010 to 2014 and graduated with B.Comm (Law) and LLB degrees. He was also awarded membership to the Golden Key Honour Society for his academic achievements during such studies. Owen completed his articles of clerkship in 2016 and was admitted as an attorney in 2017. Owen specialises in litigation and commercial law.

Nakkie du Toit

Nakkie du Toit – Conveyancer

LLB 2004 (UNISA)

Nakkie du Toit studied at Unisa and in 2004 obtained a Bacculareus Legum (LLB) degree. After completing her clerkship she was admitted by the High Court of South Africa as an Attorney. Nakkie proceeded to successfully complete her conveyancing exam and qualified as a Conveyancer in 2006.

Nakkie du Toit attends to Jouberts Attorneys conveyancing matters, all transfer documents are prepared by her and she executes all registrations in the Deeds Office on our behalf. Conveyancing is Nakkie’s field of expertise and she assists the Jouberts Attorneys Conveyancing Team with all our conveyancing matters.

Nakkie du Toit also has a registered legal firm namely Nakkie du Toit Attorneys practising in Pretoria.

Managers

Michelle Joubert

Michelle Joubert – Conveyancing Manager

BA (SW) 1988 (UPE)

Michelle Joubert (born Parker) obtained her BA Degree in Social Work at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (then University of Port Elizabeth) in 1988.

After successfully practicing as a Social Worker for 8 years she joined the Jouberts Attorneys Team and has been working for Jouberts Attorneys since 1996.

Being the head of management of the Conveyancing Team she has extensive experience in the field. Michelle personally oversees all the aspects of the conveyancing process and ensures a high standard of service and professionalism is maintained by the Conveyancing Team. Each property transaction is handled with care and commitment and all the parties are kept informed of the status and progress. Michelle co-ordinates the different aspects of the process to ensure a quick turnaround time, accuracy and quality service.

Michelle is an exceptional service provider that will go the extra mile to ensure all Conveyancing transactions shall, from commencement to fruition, be treated with the utmost professionalism, dignity and confidentiality to ensure a satisfied client every time.

Bonita Klusmann

Bonita Klusmann – Paralegal Secretary/Office Manager

February 2015: Bonita celebrated 10 years of employment at Jouberts Attorneys

Bonnie joined Jouberts in February 2005 and has over the last number of years and through hard work and dedication distinguished herself as a competent and capable legal secretary working for the principal Daan Joubert.

She not only manages his files but also liaises with clients and assists where ever she can. She has become the right hand of Daan Joubert in litigation and has proven herself to be an invaluable part of the Litigation Team.

Conveyancing

Nicola Mcintyre

Nicola Mcintyre – Conveyancing Paralegal

February 2014: Nicola celebrated 10 years of employment at Jouberts Attorneys

Nicola has been with Jouberts since February 2004 and employed as a Conveyancing Paralegal with experience in the field spanning back some 20 years. She is exceptionally knowledgeable in the field specialising in the various legal aspects and Laws applicable to the Conveyancing process as well as the finer and more important financial aspects relating to each and every transfer of a property.

Her accuracy and precision makes her a pivotal member of the Conveyancing Team always giving her best to ensure the process is completed professionally and competently.

Piet Hattingh

Piet Hattingh – Conveyancing Paralegal

February 2014: Piet celebrated 10 years of employment at Jouberts Attorneys

Piet Hattingh has been in the employ of Jouberts Attorneys since 2001 and has more than 20 years of experience in the Conveyancing field. Piet studied Law and was in the employ of the Registrar of Deeds as an Examiner for many years. At Jouberts Attorneys he adds value to the Conveyancing Team with his vast experience in Conveyancing and attends to the daily lodgements in the Deeds Office.

A further and important function relates to problem solving with transactions in the Deeds Office. Over and above these functions Piet also assists our Conveyancer with the execution of transactions in the Deeds Office.

With his vast experience he is always available to assist and give advice on transactions that pose a challenge, making him an invaluable member of the Conveyancing team.

Jean-Marie Siebert

Jean-Marie Siebert – Conveyancing Assistant

Jean-Marie has been in the employ of Jouberts Attorneys since November 2010 and fulfills several important roles: attending at Council to rates applications and solving problems relating to rates clearance figures; in May 2018 she moved to Conveyancing Assistant and is excelling in her new position. Her roles are exceptionally challenging, requiring tenacity and determination, making Jean-Marie a real asset to Jouberts. Jean-Marie has extensive experience in the process of the various Local Municipalities and ensures our Conveyancing Team obtains the rates clearance figures and clearance certificates in the quickest possible time, thereby greatly minimising any potential delays.

Litigation

Bonita Klusmann

Bonita Klusmann – Paralegal Secretary

February 2015: Bonita celebrated 10 years of employment at Jouberts Attorneys

Bonnie joined Jouberts in February 2005 and has over the last number of years and through hard work and dedication distinguished herself as a competent and capable legal secretary working for the principal Daan Joubert.

She not only manages his files but also liaises with clients and assists where ever she can. She has become the right hand of Daan Joubert in litigation and has proven herself to be an invaluable part of the Litigation Team.

Accounts

Marie Eckhout

Marie Eckhout – Bookkeeper

February 2015: Marie celebrated 10 years of employment at Jouberts Attorneys

Marie Eckhout has 40 years experience in the Legal Industry and more than 20 years of her experience is in legal bookkeeping. She has been employed at Jouberts Attorneys since 2001.

Support

Nathan Friedman

Nathan Friedman – Receptionist

Nathan is our newest recruit at Jouberts Attorneys and as our first point of contact to the outside world already in a very short time period proved to be an asset to the firm. His friendly and professional manner speaks for itself.

Gladys Mdiza

Gladys Mdiza – Office Assistant

Gladys Mdiza has been working for the Joubert family since 1998 and have been in attendance at Jouberts Attorneys since 2011, assisting where necessary with office management.

Louis Jacobs

Louis Jacobs – Messenger

February 2015: Louis celebrated 10 years of employment at Jouberts Attorneys

Louis Jacobs has been in the employ of Jouberts Attorneys since 2006 and has the necessary and important function to ensure that all legal documents are reliably and securely delivered, served and filed in the greater Gauteng area.