FRANS SMIT

frans@noltesmit.co.za
048 881 1071

Frans has extensive experience in all aspects of labour and employment law. He regularly represents both employers and employees at CCMA and Bargaining Council arbitrations and in Labour Court matters.

Frans also has wide-ranging experience in dealing with small and medium enterprises in a wide variety of industries and areas of commercial law. This includes work on variety of commercial agreements relating to inter alia the Consumer Protection Act, joint ventures, partnerships and the structuring and restructuring of businesses and the required regulatory issues arising out of such transactions for which his Certificate in Corporate Law is particularly useful.

He has negotiated, designed and drafted contracts and furnished strategic advice to landowners in many renewable energy related lease agreements.

Frans also regularly represents clients in commercial litigation, commercial arbitrations and general civil litigation matters.

Qualifications

  • B.Comm, LLB (Stellenbosch University) (1993)
  • Advanced Diploma in Labour Law (Rand Afrikaans University) (2003)
  • Certificate in Corporate Law (Unisa) (2017)

Career

  • Articles completed at Vosloo & Nolte (1997)
  • Admitted as an Attorney (1997)
  • Professional Assistant at Vosloo & Nolte (1998))
  • Partner/Director of Nolte Smit (2000)
 

TYNE KINGWILL

tyne@noltesmit.co.za
048 881 1071

Tyne has experience in conveyancing, criminal law, collections and litigation.

Tyne has recently started specialising in all aspects of family law.

She has been involved in many High Court litigation matters and she has drafted and attended to several succesful High Court Applications.

Qualifications

  • LLB (University of the Free State) (2009)
  • LLM: Environmental Law (University of the Free State) (2010)

Career

  • Articles completed Nolte Smit (2013)
  • Admitted as an Attorney (2014)
  • Professional Assistant at Vosloo & Nolte (2014)
  • Partner/Director of Nolte Smit (2018)
   

ALEXIO KAWONDERA

attorney@noltesmit.co.za
046 622 7209

Alex has been trained in Criminal Litigation, Family Law, Collections and Labour Practice matters.

He has special interest in general litigation and has been involved in numerous successful civil and criminal trials, criminal and civil applications including but not limited to bail applications, debt review applications and divorce applications.

Alex is also currently pursuing his Masters Degree in Accounting with specialisation in Taxation.

    Qualification

  • LLB (Rhodes University) (2016)
  • Bachelor of Social Science in Legal Theory and Organisational Psychology (Rhodes University) (2014)

    Career

    • Articles completed Nolte Smit (2018)
    • Admitted as an Attorney/Legal Practitioner (2019)
    • Assiociate at Nolte Smit (2019)