Our Team

Director: Mr. Ernst Serfontein

Mr. Ernst Serfontein, the director of EW Serfontein & Associates Inc., has dedicated his life to provide outstanding legal service. He is regarded as an expert in commercial drafting and in general matters relating to contractual and company law.

Mr. Ernst Serfontein is considered an authority when it comes to Sectional Title related matters as he has been intimately involved with in all aspects relating thereto since 1991. He also serves on the panel of arbitrators at the Deeds Office in Pretoria for Sectional Title related disputes. He has been an Executive Committee Member of the Pretoria Attorneys Association and has served the Community as a Commissioner in the Court for Small Claims in Pretoria for several years.

Mr Serfontein further has vast experience in providing advice and drafting of documents relating to business transactions such as the sale of businesses, sale of shares, reconstructing of companies for BEE purposes, etc.

With four decades of experience in all fields of Civil Law, Mr. Ernst Serfontein can be considered one of Pretoria’s most accomplished and established lawyers.

Mr. Dian Serfontein

Our newly appointed Mr. Dian Serfontein is the director’s right-hand man. Mr. Dian Serfontein completed his LLB Degree in 2016 at the North-West University and started his articles with us at EW Serfontein & Associates Inc. in 2017. By completing his full time Practical Legal Training Course at the University of Pretoria, as well as his exams in 2017, he is further establishing himself as a serious contender in the law sector. He was admitted as an attorney in May of 2018.

Mr. Dian Serfontein is currently practicing as Mr. Ernst Serfontein’s Professional Assistant. He has extensive exposure to all fields of law, quickly becoming a well-established lawyer. He acts as head of the Litigation section of the firm while specialising in Magistrate’s Court and High Court Litigation. Mr. Dian Serfontein is also involved in numerous services concerning the Master’s Office and the Compensation Commissioner’s Office.

Our Specialised staff

Our specialised staff with more than 60 years’ experience, collectively, has generated the necessary qualifications and skillset to ensure that EW Serfontein & Associates has what it takes to provide services of an exceptional standard. With highly qualified litigation typists and secretaries, candidate attorneys and a general office manager our staff ensures that your legal needs are attended to professionally and effectively.