Dominique Dirks

Associate
+27 (0) 21 801 5240
+27 (0) 86 504 7372
dominique.dirks@adriaansattorneys.com
Dominique Dirks is an Associate of Adriaans Attorneys focusing mainly on debt collection, general commercial litigation including arbitrations, lease and property disputes, family disputes, evictions and employment law.
Education

  • 2015 - University of the Western Cape, Bachelor of Laws (LLB)

Membership

  • Law Society of the Cape Of Goodhope
  • Litigating in the High Court, Magistrate’s Courts (including attending at trials in respect of contractual and delictual claims);
  • Drafting of pleadings and drafting of notices;
  • Advising and litigating on property disputes and evictions;
  • Debt collection and litigation arising therefrom;
  • Assisted municipalities on various matters in the High Court and Magistrate’s Courts, including but not limited to, contractual claims, damages and eviction applications (in terms of the Prevention of Illegal Eviction from and Unlawful Occupation of Land Act (PIE)
  • Advising clients and litigating in divorce proceedings including access and contact applications and maintenance claims;
  • Assisting in curatorship applications and administration of Trusts;
  • Preparing Heads of Argument;
  • Drafting Bills of Cost;
  • Drafting divorce settlement agreements; and
  • General company secretarial work including the drafting and registration of company constitutive documents and resolutions
Dominique joined Adriaans Attorneys as a Candidate Attorney in 2016 and was appointed as an Associate in 2018.
February 21, 2018

Mediation in Family Law

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MUNICIPAL DEBTS OF PREVIOUS OWNERS –
PROPERTY LAW UPDATE

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FESTIVE SEASON SAFETY AWARENESS

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