JADE RIETVELD (LLB, LLM, LLD) Associate
Jade obtained her bachelor’s degree at the former Rand Afrikaans University (RAU) in 2003, she then qualified as an Attorney in 2005. While practicing as an attorney at a law firm in Johannesburg she also qualified as a Conveyancer in 2009 and as a Notary Public in 2010. She then returned to full time studies and completed a LLM in International Law in 2011 at the University of Johannesburg and directly afterwards embarked on doctoral studies having been awarded a scholarship in respect of same. She obtained her LLD in International law in 2015 also through the University of Johannesburg. Jade’s doctorate thesis engaged in the abstruse relationship between foreign investment law and environmental law.
Jade has a passion for studying, teaching and practicing law. She enjoys the thriving conveyancing practice at our firm and has a keen interest in international current affairs.
Having gained experience in an array of legal disciplines both in corporate and private practice over the last 10 years, Jade wishes to focus her attention on conveyancing, commercial law and international law.