Who We Are
Nico van Zyl, the founder of the firm Nico van Zyl incorporated in 2002, was an attorney in Johannesburg for 10 years and in Port Shepstone for 18 years in partnerships before establishing the firm. In 2008 Niel Retief became a director and the name of the firm was changed to Van Zyl Retief Iincorporated. Our firm specializes in conveyancing and the administration of deceased estates. We have two conveyancers and notaries and experienced paralegals to assist with any matter relating to the above.
Christo van Vuuren is an associate at Van Zyl Retief Incorporated. He heads up the litigation department. He specializes in criminal and civil litigation as well as family law. He handles matters in children’s court, maintenance court, domestic violence court, regional court and high court. He also conducts general litigation on behalf of clients. Christo obtained his b com (law) and llb in 2004 and 2007 respectively, whereafter he started his articles at Rosendorf Reitz and Barry Attorneys in Bloemfontein. He prosecuted for a number of years where he obtained valuable skills and experience which he utilises on a daily basis to assist his clients.