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

Limia Essop – Limia assists the firm as a Candidate Attorney.
Email: lessop@dacct.co.za

Paulo De Abreu – Paulo assists the firm as a Candidate Attorney.
Email: pdeabreu@dacct.co.za

Estelle Gerber (LLB) – Estelle obtained her LLB degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 2013.  After completing her articles she was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2015 and admitted as a Conveyancer is 2017.  Estelle joined De Abreu & Cohen Inc in 2019 as a Conveyancer and Estate Administrator.
Email: estelle@abcolaw.co.za

Shareefah Manuel (LLB) – Shareefah obtained her LLB degree from the University of the Western Cape in 2012.  After completing her articles she was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 2014.  Shareefah joined De Abreu & Cohen Inc in 2019 as a Professional Assistant in our firm’s conveyancing department.
Email: shareefah@abcolaw.co.za