Whitney Maclons

Senior Associate
+27 (0) 21 801 5240
+27 (0) 86 6698 0306
Whitney Maclons is a Senior Associate of Adriaans Attorneys focusing mainly on contractual and delictual disputes, lease and property disputes, evictions, debt collection claims and general company secretarial work.

Whitney is a national Conflicts Dynamics Accredited Mediator as well as an International CEDR Accredited Mediator.

  • 2017 - CEDR Accredited Mediator
  • 2017 - Conflicts Dynamics Accredited Mediator
  • 2013 - University of the Western Cape, LLM - Alternative Dispute Resolution 
  • 2009 - University of the Western Cape, Bachelor of Laws (LLB)


  • Legal Practice Council
  • General company secretarial work including the drafting and registration of company constitutive documents and resolutions
  • Commercial litigation: general drafting mainly for litigation
  • Magistrates' Court and High Court General Litigation: drafting necessary documents, attending to court, consulting junior and senior counsel, preparing briefs for counsel
  • Drafting pleadings, notices in various types of matters, including but not limited to contractual claims, delictual claims and matrimonial matters
  • Commercial property disputes
  • Advising clients on property disputes, local government law and evictions
  • Drafting of various claims; affidavits for variation of judgement applications; general notices; warrant of executions
  • Drafting divorce settlement agreements
Whitney joined Adriaans Attorneys as a Candidate Attorney in 2014 and was appointed as an Associate in 2016. In 2020 she was promoted to a Senior Associate in the Dispute Resolution department.

May 16, 2019


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The enduring saga of Land Reform and Expropriation

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A conceptual overview of the age-old acquisitive prescription of immovable property, expropriation & Section 25 of the Constitution

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