Notary | Conveyancer
Sharon commenced her working career in an attorney’s firm in 1987. During this period, Sharon has gained invaluable experience in all areas of an attorney's practice. Sharon was originally appointed by Attorneys Rossouw in 2000 where she soon became the heartbeat of the firm with special emphasis on conveyancing and property law.
While working as a paralegal at attorneys Rossouw, Sharon furthered her studies to acquire a formal legal qualification. In this, too, Sharon has excelled and progressed to where she was admitted as an attorney, notary and conveyancer at the beginning of 2010.
With Sharon's vast experience in all aspects of a legal practice it was a natural and easy decision for her to start the firm of Attorneys West & Rossouw.
Sharon also spearheads the firm's property law and conveyancing department, where it provides its services to a wide client base ranging from foreign property investors, banks, property developers, estate agents and private individuals.
B.Proc University of Pretoria
Certificate in Advanced Trust Law
Danie originally founded Attorneys West & Rossouw’s predecessor when the firm was then known as Rossouw Attorneys in Pretoria in 1994. He relocated to Cape Town in 1996 and being the father of three boys, Danie also has a strong interest in family law.
B Proc University of the Orange Free State
Conveyancer | Cert Deceased Estates
Lize Rossouw was admitted as an attorney in 1997 and joined Danie as a conveyancing attorney following her admission as such and her marriage to Danie in 2000.
Lize holds a B.Proc from the Free State University with an advanced certificate in the administration of deceased estates.
Not surprisingly, with the firm's offices situated right on the famous Cape Argus Cycle Tour route in the picturesque Noordhoek Valley, Danie and Lize both enjoy cycling as a hobby.
They are the proud parents of two boys.
B.A. Law UCT
Notary | Conveyancer
Following Danie's relocation to Cape Town in September 1996, well-known Cape Town attorney Terence Marquard joined the firm of Attorneys Rossouw in 1998 and remains an associate with West & Rossouw.
With some 55 years in practice and formerly from the firm Pincus Matz & Marquard, Terence brings a wealth of experience to the firm's property law department.
Terence still enjoys the day-to-day dynamics of life in a busy law firm and with his thorough, level-headed approach to projects, Terence's presence is an invaluable asset to the firm.
BA Drama Honours cum laude (US)
Notary | Candidate attorney
Louis was born in Cape Town and is arguably best known for his talents as one of South-Africa’s leading male singing artists.
After school, Louis studied acting at the University of Stellenbosch where he completed his degree cum laude in 2003. Following a 4 year stint as part of the successful group of Romanz and after his marriage to wife Esme, Louis enrolled for a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) at the University of South-Africa whilst embarking on a highly successful solo singing career.
Having advanced his studies of Law with the end in sight, Louis was appointed as a candidate attorney at AWR as of July 2015. This was quite a natural decision taking into account the firm’s representation of various artists an roll players in the South-African music, sports and entertainment industry.
Attorney | Conveyancer
Jean-Luc is true local having grown up in Kommetjie where he lived with his family as the eldest of four siblings. Having matriculated at South African College High School (SACS), Jean-Luc attended the University of Cape Town (UCT) where he completed his Bachelor of Social Science (B.Soc.Sci) degree in 2008. Jean-Luc then pursued a Bachelor of Laws Degree (LLB) at the University of South Africa (UNISA) which he completed in 2013.
He went on to complete the Full Time Practical Legal Training course (LEAD) run by the Law Society of South Africa, from January to July 2014 where he obtained a Certificate for Outstanding Performance. He was then appointed as a candidate attorney with AWR in November 2014 and successfully completed his articles, Attorneys’ Admission Exam as well as his Conveyancing exam at the end of 2015.
Jean-Luc was accordingly admitted as such in February 2016 and remains with the firm as a professional assistant.
He enjoys bodyboarding and is a keen chess player.