Table View Attorneys


Jose Manuel de Abreu (BA LLB) – Founder and managing partner, obtained his BA LLB degree from the University of Cape Town. After doing his articles he was admitted as an attorney in 1991 and has since been practicing as an attorney specializing in litigation and corporate law.
Email: jose@abcolaw.co.za

Jacques van der Merwe (B Proc) – Jacques joined De Abreu & Cohen in 2003, he became a director during 2004. Mr van der Merwe completed his BProc degree at the University of Free State and was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in 1997. He was admitted as a notary in 1998 and is specializing in the conveyancing field.
Email: jacques@abcolaw.co.za

Jessica Thompson (LLB) – After completing her LLB degree as well as her articles of clerkship in Port Elizabeth, Jessica moved to Cape Town and joined De Abreu & Cohen in 2017 as a Professional Assistant. Jessica assists Jacques van der Merwe and is being trained as a Conveyancer.
Email: jessica@abcolaw.co.za

Gillian Armstrong (LLM) – After completing her LLB and LLM degrees, as well as her articles of clerkship, Gillian joined De Abreu & Cohen in 2017 as a Conveyancer.
Email: gillian@abcolaw.co.za