Meet the team

Thomas Kouter Attorneys have a motivated and well-trained team with a range of skills covering a spread of sectors. The firm ensures that the team stays continually abreast of the latest developments in the legal field, by:

  • dealing with various aspects of commercial and civil litigation matters
  • servicing various commercial institutions and enterprises
  • dealing with community based structures and other law firms

The firm’s professional team consists of 1 female black director and 3 professional assistants.

Our small highly intelligent, articulate team is hard working, energetic and focused on achieving success for our corporate, entrepreneur and high-net worth individual clients.

Mercia Kouter: Director

  • Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology
  • B.Ed. (Honours Degree) in Financial Management
  • LLB
  • Legal advisor for Seed of Life Investments (Pty) Ltd (this is an investment group consisting of approximately 600 women doing business)
  • More than 20 years of professional experience

Catherine Van der Linde: Legal Assistant

  • Master’s Degree in Educational Psychology
  • B.A. Education
  • LLB
  • More than 30 years of professional experience

Nico Kouter: Office Manager

Nicole Bhana: Legal Secretary

The Firm

our firm complies with your requirements more especially that our team has a wealth of experience.

All our staff proposed for the assignments are university graduates with relevant professional qualifications in commercial law, property law, labour law and construction law, etc.

Our teams are members of the Cape Law Society.

Professional legal services of the highest standard

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