Lynne Louis

Conveyancer & Notary Public

Lynne was born and raised in Port Elizabeth (now known as Gqeberha), attending Victoria Park High School, Port Elizabeth. 

She graduated from the Nelson Mandela University with her Bachelor of Laws (LLB), completed her Postgraduate Diploma in Law from the same institution.  She also completed short courses in Advanced Business Rescue Practice (through UNISA’s College of Law) and Trust Law (through Mill Park Education). From the University of the Free State: She completed the Advanced Diploma in Estate and Trust Administration and most recently a Postgraduate Diploma in Financial Planning.

After completion of her Articles of Clerkship at a property & conveyancing firm in Port Elizabeth, Lynne was admitted as an Attorney & Conveyancer in the Eastern Cape Division of the High Court during April 2014 and was duly enrolled to practice as an Attorney & Conveyancer in the Western Cape Division of the High Court during November 2014. In 2014 she joined Smith Attorneys, Cape Town and in May 2015 she was admitted as a Notary Public in the Western Cape Division of the High Court. She transitioned from practicing law to venturing into the corporate environment, working in the Estates divisions of ABSA, Nedbank, and Standard Bank.

Throughout her time in the banking sector, Lynne was involved in the administration of various complex estates involving, farming/agricultural operations, various business enterprises including close corporations, sole proprietorships, limited interests and dealing with overseas assets. One of her biggest strengths is looking at her client’s current estate composition and assessing it from the perspective of what may transpire upon his or her death. 

She prides herself in her meticulous attention to detail, work ethic and passion for what she loves to do. She always strives to provide excellent client service in an efficient, honest, and ethical manner.

When she is not assisting her clients, Lynne can be found trying out interesting recipes in the kitchen, appreciating the arts, listening to music of all genres, and enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Lynne’s mantra: “Work hard in silence and let success make the noise”

  • Bachelor of Laws (LLB).
  • Advanced Diploma (Estate & Trusts).
  • Post Graduate Diploma
    (Financial Planning).
  • Member of the Legal Practice Council.
  • Attorney of the High Court of
    South Africa.
  • Notary Public of the High Court of
    South Africa.
  • Conveyancer of the High Court of
    South Africa.
  • Conveyancing.
  • Notarial Services.
  • Wills & Estate Planning.

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Cape Town Cruise Terminal,
V & A Waterfront,
Cape Town
8001

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+27 (0) 21 418 5020

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