Welcome to Dekker Attorneys

Dekker Attorneys is a boutique law firm located in Mossel Bay, Western Cape Province. The firm is led by attorney, Imke Dekker.

The firm specialises in the administration of deceased estates and conveyancing. Services in the fields of family and divorce law, law of delict, administrative law and contract law are also offered.

Our knowledgeable and dedicated staff deliver a specialised service, and are focused on delivering service of a high standard to each client

"You handled my case expertly. You and your staff communicated with professionalism"
Elize Nel

We offer a wide range of services.

Drafting of a new Will, alternatively reviewing and updating an existing Will

  • The above include the following:
  • To ensure that the Testator / Testatrix understand the content and implications of his/her Will
  • To eliminate possible friction between heirs
  • To provide for the protection of heirs such as minors or incapacitated heirs, for example in the form of a testamentary trust
  • Provision for possible claims such as a maintenance claim in terms of a court order and/or a maintenance claim in terms of the Maintenance of Surviving Spouses Act
  • The effects of divorce on a Will
  • Planning with regards to funds not normally forming part of the estate, for example, annuities and pension paid by the Board of
  • Trustees
  • To avoid impractical instructions in a Will
  • Organ donation
  • Funeral arrangements or a specified instructions regarding cremation
  • To avoid unqualified references to cash assets, personal effects, household contents and movable assets. This can be interpreted in different ways, and therefore lead to serious problems among heirs
    Reducing Estate Duty,
  • Capital Gains Tax and other taxes
  • Provision for liquidity.
  • The administration of deceased estates
  • The administration of insolvent deceased estates
  • The administration of estates under curatorship
  • Transfer of property
  • Legal guidance on property sales
  • Divorce and Family Law
  • Law of Delict
  • Administrative law
  • Contract Law
  • Creation of trusts
  • Trust administration

No one can whistle a symphony. It takes a whole orchestra together to play it…”

Personnel

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Imke Dekker

Attorney

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Karin Stears

Paralegal / Conveyancing Secretary

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Nicky Stears

Estate Administrator

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Luané Bosman

Conveyancing Secretary

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Jessica Prinsloo

Receptionist

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Krige Zietsman

Attorney / Consultant

Our business philosophy is built on traditional values such as diligence, superior ethical behavior, personal attention and honesty. Please review us on Google here.

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