Snymans Incorporated is a group of like-minded individuals
who have come together in a shared dedication to property

At Snymans Inc., we make it our business to create lasting relationships with our clients. We don’t believe that property law can be effectively practised in boardrooms behind closed doors. That’s why you will often find us on building sites, rolling up our sleeves and getting involved.

Our Services

Property Transfers | Bond Registrations | Snymans Attorneys

Property Transfers

Conventional, sectional title, divorce, deceased estate and insolvency/liquidation property transfers.

Property Blog Articles | Advice | Contractual Matters | Market News

Bond Registrations & Cancellations

Conventional, sectional title and notarial bond registrations and cancellations.

Property Blog Articles | Advice | Contractual Matters | Market News

Bank Attorney Panels

We are on all four Major Bank's Bond registration panels (ABSA, Standard Bank, FNB, Nedbank), and are consistently in the top 50 performing attorneys nationally. We are also on a number of commercial and private bank panels.

Sectional Title Registers

Opening and registration of sectional title registers.

Property Blog Articles | Advice | Contractual Matters | Market News

Township Proclamation

Property status conversions from farmland to township.

Property Blog Articles | Advice | Contractual Matters | Market News

Property Sale Agreements

Drafting and registration contracts of sale for property transfers.

Property Transfers | Bond Registrations | Snymans Attorneys

Subdivisions and Consolidations

Registration of subdivisions (splitting of a parcel of land into 2 or more portions) and consolidations (joining of 2 or more portions of land into one).

Consultations

Legal counsel services for property-related matters.

Property Blog Articles | Advice | Contractual Matters | Market News

Antenuptial Contracts

Preparation, notarising and registration of antenupial contracts.

Our Team

Jansen Snyman

Founding Director

Jansen Snyman

Founding Director

Jansen specialises in property law and is wholly dedicated to providing expert advice and exceptional service to his clients. After serving articles in Bloemfontein and George, Jansen moved to Johannesburg in 1986. He became a director at a well-known law firm in 1988. In the late 80s and early 90s, he acted on behalf of the local councils of Greater Soweto in order to convert leasehold to freehold, and provide ownership of property to individual citizens.

Jansen became a founding director of Snymans Inc. in 1995. Under his guidance Snymans Inc. has become a well-established and renowned property law firm.

Tel : 082 453 8506

Clive Smith

Director

Clive Smith

Director

Clive currently manages the Fourways Snymans office. He focuses on management, as well as marketing, training and arbitration activities. He is an admitted Attorney, Notary and Conveyancer.

Clive completed his studies at the University of Johannesburg, including a BA Law degree with a major in Psychology, an LLB degree and a post-graduate qualification in Sports Law. Clive also plays professional cricket, which has extended to his career at Snymans Inc.

Tel : 082 940 4199

Stacey Barnard

Director

Stacey Barnard

Director

Stacey started at Snymans Inc. in 2011 and is currently managing the Randburg branch. She is an admitted Attorney, Conveyancer and a Notary. Stacey matriculated at St Andrew’s High School in 2001, after which she completed her LLB degree at the University of Johannesburg. Stacey completed her articles at a firm in Hyde Park, Johannesburg where she obtained experience in law, including litigation, commercial law, family law and criminal law. Stacey was admitted as an Attorney in 2008, then decided to expand her work experience with an internationally recognised life and business coaching qualification. She has used these skills to implement high-level interventions on a strategic and leadership level. This experience has given her significant insights into building trusted relationships in all aspects of her career.

Tel : 082 367 5507

Wessel de Kock

Director

Wessel de Kock

Director

Wessel joined Snymans Inc. in the beginning of 2015. Over the past 12 years, he has built an established relationship with the management team, and now strives to add his specialised skills to the successful and dynamic team at Snymans Inc.

Tel : 082 854 7507

Glenda Nell

Director

Glenda Nell

Director

Glenda Nell joined Snymans Attorneys in March 2016. She obtained her B Proc Degree 1991 and later qualified as an Attorney 1994. Her dream and passion was to qualify as a Conveyancer which she achieved in 1996 and as Notary Public in 2008. She has has been a director in a well known firm for 21 years heading the bonds and cancellations department for all four major banks including Investec Private Bank and Rand Merchant Bank, being a top performing attorney on their panels. She has vast experience in transfers, subdivisions, developments and all other aspects of property law. Glenda was made a Director at Snymans on 1 March 2019.

Tel : 082 938 1151

Songezo Nyila

Director

Songezo Nyila

Director

Songezo completed his LLB degree at the University of Johannesburg in 2007, and is a qualified and admitted Attorney, Conveyancer and Notary Public. He was also admitted in KZN in February 2013, having articled at a conveyancing firm in Pietermaritzburg, prior to which he was a Senior Examiner at the Deeds Office. Songezo is a specialist Property Attorney with experience gained in his tenure as a Legal Advisor for a JSE-listed Real Estate Investment Trust Company, together with experience as a practising Conveyancer for one of the big Durban Conveyancing Law Firms.
 
He specialises in, amongst others, Conventional Transfers, Estate Transfers, Sectional Title Transfers, Mortgage Bonds, Antenuptial Contracts, Notarising of documents for use overseas, legalising documents at DIRCO and various Embassies, as well as general Notarial work. Songezo was made a Director at Snymans on 1 March 2019.

Tel : 074 324 0002

Marlene Strauss

Associate

Marlene Strauss

Associate

Marlene is a practicing attorney and conveyancer with 12 years’ post admission experience. Marlene specialises in all aspects of property law, including the bond and transfer process, township developments, sectional title and share block scheme developments, subdivisions and consolidations and drafting of legal agreements. She also provides advice to clients and all role players in the conveyancing process.

Tel : 084 549 1350

Jean-Mari de Beer

Associate

Jean-Mari de Beer

Associate

Jean-Mari did her articles at Snymans Inc. and was admitted as an Attorney and Conveyancer in 2012. She is currently employed as a professional assistant at Snymans Inc. in Ruimsig. Jean-Mari grew up in Krugersdorp and matriculated from Hoërskool Noordheuwel in 2004. She obtained her B.Com Law in Business Management in 2008, LLB in 2010 and LLM in Estate Planning in 2013 from the North West University, Potchefstroom Campus.

Tel : 082 378 4497

Anel Gous

Attorney

Anel Gous

Attorney

Anel obtained her B Proc degree in 1996 at the University of Pretoria and was admitted as an Attorney in 1997. She thereafter obtained her LLB degree in 2002 at the University of Pretoria.

Anel worked in the corporate and commercial environment for 13 years and was the Attorney Liaison Manager for FNB Private Lending.

Tel : 082 464 8607

Maret Carroll

Attorney

Maret Carroll

Attorney

Maret joined Snymans Inc in May 2016 and manages the RMB and FNB Private Wealth profile in our bonds Department. Prior to joining Snymans, she worked in a commercial banking environment, during which time she obtained a Post Graduate Diploma in Anti Money Laundering and Counter Terrorist Financing.

Tel : 082 826 1424

Edward Page

Attorney

Edward Page

Attorney

Edward completed his articles at Snymans Inc. in the Fourways branch. He grew up in Johannesburg and matriculated from Hoërskool Florida where after he obtained his BA Law degree and LLB at the University of Johannesburg. His main focus is currently in the bond department though he is well equipped towards all aspects of the conveyancing process.

Tel : 084 443 2006

Joy Arendorf

Attorney

Joy Arendorf

Attorney

Joy grew up in Cape Town and matriculated from Fairbarin College in 2011. Thereafter she pursued an LLB degree at the University of the Western Cape and completed her articles at a law firm in Tygervalley. Joy was admitted as an Attorney, Conveyancer and Notary Public in 2018 and has recently joined our Cape Town branch.

Tel : 060 574 4143

Daniella Chadinha

Daniella Chadinha

Daniella commenced her articles at Snymans Inc. in 2015 where she started her journey to become an expert in conveyancing, alongside her fellow Snymans Inc. colleagues.

Tel : 072 197 1596

Sicelo Blose

Candidate Attorney

Sicelo Blose

Candidate Attorney

Born and raised in Durban, KZN, Sicelo graduated with a LLB from Wits University. When not practicing law, Sicelo is a musical artist and producer, having released and published musical works on international digital platforms. His professional interests are in Conveyancing, Media and Entertainment and IP law.

Tel : 073 909 7438

Rohula Kgabu

Candidate Attorney

Rohula Kgabu

Candidate Attorney

Rohula Kgabu is currently completing her articles at Snymans Incorporated in the Randburg Office. She grew up in Limpopo and matriculated from Divine Kingdom Academy. She then went on to complete her LLB Degree at the University of the Free State.

Tel : 078 181 1291

Diana Mondlane

Candidate Attorney

Diana Mondlane

Candidate Attorney

A skilled public speaker, Diana received Full Colours for District Debating in her Grade 12 year. Diana completed her LLB degree at Wits University in 2016. Throughout her academic career, she piloted yearly student mentorship programmes aimed at improving skills in legal research, writing techniques and referencing. Her influential participation earned her great recognition amongst several skills development associations within the university. This passionate business and career woman is a Candidate Attorney at Snymans Incorporated Attorneys and is currently completing her articles.

Tel : 074 401 0202

Masetshaba Modise

Candidate Attorney

Masetshaba Modise

Candidate Attorney

Chabie joined Snymans Inc in 2018 as a candidate attorney, after previously having had worked as a legal intern in the Housing and Deceased Estates Department for Probono.Org. She completed her LLB degree with the University of South Africa in 2016. Chabie was also a Legal and Financial advisor for Legal Exchange Corporation, an insurance underwriter for Santam. Her areas of interest in law are conveyancing and commercial law.

Tel : 071 753 2175

Michael Baloyi

Candidate Attorney

Michael Baloyi

Candidate Attorney

Michael joined Snymans Inc in 2019 and is currently completing his articles in the Fourways office as a candidate attorney. He completed his LLB degree with the Nelson Mandela University in 2016. Michael has experience as a Legal and Compliance Administrator for Hollard Group risk, a specialized insurance underwriter. His areas of interest are in conveyancing, commercial law, insurance law and labour law.

Tel : 087 350 9000

Charmaine Shange

Candidate Attorney

Charmaine Shange

Candidate Attorney

Charmaine hails from Pietermaritzburg. She previously worked in a litigation firm in KZN for a year before signing with Snymans Incorporated to gain experience in Conveyancing. She completed her degree with the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Pietermaritzburg campus) in 2017. Her interests in law lie in Conveyancing and Tax law. She prides herself on getting things done with no hesitation!

Tel : 087 350 9000

Candis Swanepoel

Consultant

Candis Swanepoel

Consultant

Candis has been actively involved in the property industry for the past 20 years. She believes in building long-term relationships in order to understand and cater to her clients’ individual needs. She has extensive experience in bridging finance, bond origination and conveyancing, which has afforded her a well-rounded understanding of the property industry.

Tel : 083 703 4330

Liezel De Bruin

Consultant

Liezel De Bruin

Consultant

Liezel has been a part of the Snymans team for more than seven years. She is responsible for organising events, functions and a wide range of other marketing activities.

Tel : 079 886 2092

Sam Da Costa

Consultant

Sam Da Costa

Consultant

Sam comes from a sales and marketing background in the FMCG industry and believes that nurturing each individual relationship uniquely, results in gain of trust and long-term business relationships. 

Tel : 072 864 3974

Candice Beyers

Consultant

Candice Beyers

Consultant

Candice prides herself on providing a niche, tailor-made service for her clients based on each client’s specific needs and requirements. She believes trust is earned and is committed to nurturing, building and cementing sustainable business relationships.

Tel : 084 501 3880

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