Chris Fick & Associates
Attorneys • Notaries • Conveyancers
The Property Lawyers & Dispute Resolution Specialists
Chris Fick
Attorney Conveyancer & Mediator
E: chris@chrisfick.co.za
T: 021 424 3937 ext 313

BA LLB, CD/ACDS & CEDR (London) Accredited Mediator

Chris specialises in Conveyancing and Notarial Practice and is also a Mediator accredited by ACDC (African Centre for Dispute Resolution) and CEDR (London).

Photography and travelling are two of his favourite hobbies. Chris grew up on a farm in the Overberg, obtained a BA LLB degree at Stellenbosch University in 1978 and articled with Jan S De Villiers and Son in Cape Town. He was a partner and director at Bissets until 1998, whereafter he started Chris Fick & Associates.

Specialising in: Conveyancing; Mediation (Commercial, Private, family and Workplace Mediation); Property Law; Notarial Practise (antenuptial contracts, civil union contracts, servitudes and other notarial contracts).
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Maryka Vermaak
Attorney Conveyancer & Notary
E: maryka@chrisfick.co.za
T: 021 424 3937 ext 314

B Proc

Admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer, Maryka specialises in conveyancing, property law, notarial practise (servitudes, antenuptial contracts and all other aspects of notarial practise). She has a special interest in environmental law and the environment in general and aspires to see the world and experience as many developing countries as possible. Maryka was born in Johannesburg, studied law in Bloemfontein, lives in Fish Hoek with her four dogs, and likes hiking.

Specialising in: Conveyancing, Property Law & Notarial Practice (antenuptial contracts, servitudes, notarial bonds)
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Thys Seyffert
Attorney & Mediator
E: thys@chrisfick.co.za
T: 021 424 3937 ext 310


B Iur

Thys studied and practiced in Bloemfontein before moving to Cape Town. He was a director of Silberbauers and consultant with Cliffe Dekker. He is an experienced conveyancer and notary, specialising in correspondent conveyancing and notarial practice. Thys used to be a drummer in a jazz band, is married, and the proud father of two daughters and a grandchild.

Specialising in: Conveyancing; Property Law; Notarial Practise.
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MC Coetzer
Attorney & Mediator
E: mc@chrisfick.co.za
T: 021 424 3937 ext 311

B. Proc / CD/ACDS Accredited Mediator

MC studied at the University of Pretoria and he specialises in commercial contracts, civil litigation and mediation. In his spare time he is an avid fly fisherman and acts as coach for the Protea Fly Fishing Team. MC is also a qualified and accredited Conflict Dynamics and Africa Centre for Dispute Settlement mediator and completed a Post Graduate Diploma in Dispute Settlement through the University of Stellenbosch Business School.

Specialising in: Civil litigation; commercial contracts, mediation and negotiation
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Tommie Terhoeven
Conveyancing Assistant
E: tommie@chrisfick.co.za
T: 021 424 3937 ext 312

Matriculated at Jan Van Riebeeck High, and joined Chris Fick & Associates in April 2000. He assists in the conveyancing department and especially in dealing with Deeds Office practice and procedures. Tommie is married to Leandra and father of a daughter and son.

Specialising in: Conveyancing; Deeds Office Practise.
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George Mua
Immigration & General Assistant
E: mua@chrisfick.co.za
T: 021 424 3937 ext 321

LLB & LLM

George holds an LLB from Cameroon and LLM from Stellenbosch University. He joined Chris Fick & Associates in 2010. He provides immigration services and doubles as office and Deeds Office assistant. He has a keen interest in Human Rights Law.

George was born in Idenau, a border town in Cameroon which is a few kilometres from the major city of Limbe. He now lives in Cape Town having moved to South Africa in 2009 to pursue a masters degree in law at Stellenbosch University. He enjoys reading books on society and human rights.
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ANNIE POTGIETER
Candidate Attorney
T: 021 424 3937

Born and raised in Cape Town, she was awarded her LLB in January 2016, and completed her practical legal training course in June 2017, after which she joined Chris Fick & Associates as a candidate attorney.

Annie is a keen artist and uses her spare time to build up her portfolio. She is interested in pursuing her passion for human rights, specifically those rights in relation to vulnerable members of society and their private law relations.
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RICARDO RICHARDS
Candidate Attorney
T: 021 424 3937

Ricardo is an LLB graduate from the University of South Africa.

He grew up in Cape Town and matriculated from Uitzig Secondary School in 1997. Ricardo is a father of two girls and one boy. He loves reading and has a special interest in family law. He obtained his degree in 2016, whereafter he was appointed claims administrator at the Attorneys Fidelity Fund. He joined Chris Fick and Associates on 3 July 2017 as a Candidate Attorney..
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