Designation: Equity Director
Work: +27 41 396 9220
Mobile: 078 456 8888
Focus Areas: Litigation/Insurance
Born in Douglas in the Northern Cape, Hennie grew up on a farm and matriculated at Elcon High School in Kimberley. A graduate of the University of Port Elizabeth (now Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University), he completed his articles with Couzyn Hertzog & Horak in Pretoria.
Hennie has been part of Joubert Galpin Searle since 1989, specialising in Litigation, particularly in the delictual medical and insurance fields. He acts as the main panel attorney for major insurance companies in the Eastern Cape and heads up the Litigation Division.
He was Vice President of The South East Cape Attorneys Association. He was Convenor of the EP Hockey Disciplinary Committee; is a Commissioner of the Small Claims Court; a past Convenor of the local Attorneys Admission, Conveyancing and Notarial Exams, and past Deputy Chairman of the Grey High School Board of Governors.
Hennie and his wife Mary are actively involved in various sports.
He has been awarded 13 Comrades Marathon medals and has completed Iron Man challenges on 8 occasions. Hennie also enjoys wildlife and the outdoors.
Hennie and Mary have three children, Lisa, Nicky and Robbie.