|Firm||Bertus Preller & Associates Inc.|
Ground Floor, The Chambers, 50 Keerom Street, Cape Town, 8001, Western Cape
|Languages||English, Afrikaans (in order of proficiency)|
|Tel||021 422 2461|
B.Proc; Adv. Dip LLaw
|Years of Service||0|
|Position in Firm|
|Courts most familiar with|
|Access to Children||Adoption||Childrens Rights|
|Divorce||Divorce Mediation||Family Law|
|Fostering||High Court Practice||Human rights|
|Information Technology||International Child Abduction||Internet Law / E-Commerce|
|Litigation (High Court)||Litigation (Magistrates Court)||Maintenance|
|Matrimonial||Same Sex Rights||Sexual Harassment|
FOCUSDivorce law, divorce mediation, maintenance, parenting plans, family law, children's rights, domestic violence interdicts, custody applications, matrimonial
Areas of expertise are access, adoption, biological fathers' rights, grandparent's rights, divorce (uncontested & contested), divorce mediation, divorcing a missing spouse, same-sex and other non-marital life partnership agreements, parenting plans, maintenance and antenuptial agreements.
Bertus Preller is a Family and Divorce Law Attorney and Mediator at Bertus Preller & Associates Inc., in Cape Town. Bertus matriculated at Grey College, studied at the University of the Free State and the University of Johannesburg and was admitted as an attorney in 1989. He specializes in Family Law and Divorce Law and attends to divorce and family law cases across South Africa. He has extensive experience as a mediator and was appointed as a part time mediator and arbitrator in 1996 by the CCMA. Bertus is the author of Everyone's Guide to Divorce and Separation, published by Random House. He has also been quoted on Family Law issues in various newspapers such as the Sunday Times and Business Times and magazines such as Noseweek, Keur, Living and Loving, Longevity, Woman and Home, Women's Health, You, Huisgenoot and Fairlady and also appeared on the SABC television show, 3 Talk, Morning Live and on the 5FM Breakfast show with Gareth Cliff. His clients include artists, celebrities, sports people and high net worth individuals.
His areas of expertise are Divorce Law, Family Law, Divorce Mediation, Parenting Plans, Parental Responsibilities and Rights, Custody (care and contact) of children, same sex marriages, unmarried fathers rights, child abduction and Hague Convention cases and domestic violence matters and international divorce law.
|Average Hourly Fees||R1000+
Please note that this is an indicative rate and may vary according to task. Please request a quote for exact amounts.
|Number of Qualified Attorneys||0|
|Number of staff in firm||6 - 10|
|Date Firm Established||0|
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