Pierre Jacobs

Pierre is an associate at Adams & Adams in the Corporate and Commercial Department in Pretoria. He has experience in local and cross-border corporate restructuring, personal estate restructuring and general corporate commercial transactions. Pierre has a vast understanding of company law, tax law, mergers and acquisitions, trust law, business law and corporate structures, BEE structures and insolvency law. Pierre has advised and assisted with the implementation of numerous multinational restructuring transactions as well as personal corporate estate restructuring transactions for efficient estate succession planning purposes. His interests are in corporate, commercial and tax law, with a focus on finding the most tax-efficient solutions for both corporate entities and individuals.

Pei Ren (Rudy) 任培

Rudy is an admitted Attorney and Associate in the Trade Mark Department, fluent in English and Chinese (Mandarin). Rudy specialises in Trade Mark Portfolio management, searches, filing and the prosecution of trade mark cases throughout Africa. Rudy also assists clients, particularly Asian clients, in other Intellectual Property fields.

Christine Strauss

Christine is an Associate in the Trade Mark Department. She holds a Human Genetic Honours degree as well as an LLB degree from Stellenbosch University and an LLM (Law, Science and Technology) from Stanford University.

Courtney Elson

Courtney is an admitted attorney, and member of the Legal Practice Council and Gauteng Family Law Forum. As an Associate in the CPL department, she practices in Family Law, which includes matrimonial matters and disputes, International Family Law, and Child Law. She also practices in Personal Injury law.

Linda Khumalo

Linda is a strategically minded Attorney and Conveyancer at Adams and Adams. He specializes in various aspects of property law including drafting of agreements for the transfer of immovable property (conventional and sectional title properties). He is seasoned in the transfers of immovable property through private sales, donations, deceased estates, divorces, sales in execution, registration […]

Gizela Lombard

Gizela is an associate in the Patent Department of Adams & Adams. She was awarded an LLB from UNISA in 2018 and was admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2023. Gizela assists in the management of foreign clients’ patent and design portfolios in South Africa within the Patent Overseas […]

Hashiem Logday

Hashiem Logday is an associate in the Anti-Counterfeiting Department. He served his articles of clerkship at Adams & Adams after attaining his LLB degree and LLM degree at the University of Cape Town in 2019 and 2020, respectively. In 2023, Hashiem was admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa. His area […]

Chris Nyarukowa

Chris Nyarukowa is an associate in the Patent Department at Adams & Adams. He is an admitted attorney of the South African High Court, and a registered Patent Attorney. He holds a PhD in Medicinal Biochemistry, specialising in Genomics and Metabolomics, and an LLB degree. Chris specialises in a diversity of fields including, but not […]

Rachael Lee

Rachael Lee is an Associate in the Trade Mark Litigation department at Adams & Adams. Rachael served her articles of clerkship at Adams & Adams after attaining her BA Law degree and LLB degree (Cum Laude) at the University of Stellenbosch in 2018 and 2020, respectively. In 2023, Rachael was duly admitted as an attorney […]

Simoné Engelbrecht

Simoné is an Associate in the Commercial, Property and Litigation law department at Adams & Adams. She attained her BA and LLB degrees at the University of Pretoria in 2018 and 2020, respectively, and was duly admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2023. Over her career, Simoné has gained […]