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Swanepoel van Zyl Incorporated has its origins at the beginning of 2015 with the establishment of the firm for the purpose of assisting of various property specialists to negotiate the intricacies of property transfers and related matters. Since this time the firm has gone from strength to strength and now has burgeoning litigation and property law departments with offices in two different suburbs of Johannesburg.


Insurance Law

We offer a variety of services in insurance law, with particular experience in defending actions instituted on behalf of and against insurers. We also provide legal advising and have experience that allows for knowledgeable understanding of our clients’ needs, values and priorities.

We provide the wide range of services pertaining to the insurance and regulatory sector by combining extensive experience of the insurance industry with our familiarity with commercial law, litigation and dispute resolution.


Get to Know Us

While our Krugersdorp offices focus mainly on the property law practice, and our Hyde Park offices are dedicated to litigation, both offices are integrated to work as a unit ensuring a dependable and exceptional level of service.

The firm has the advantage of operating within the jurisdiction of the High Court in Johannesburg, as well as the Johannesburg, Randburg, Roodepoort, and Krugersdorp Magistrates’ Courts. Any other matters are managed with the assistance of a selection of the best correspondent attorneys around the country and abroad.

Our services are aimed at becoming an integrated part of our clients’ endeavours and ventures. We don’t just consider ourselves a business, but as a partner in the development of our clients’ performance and well being.

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Johan van Zyl

Johan obtained his LLB degree in 2012 from the North West University, having already obtained a degree in BComm Economics and Law. He has also attended the University of Antwerp in Belgium to obtain further qualifications in European Legal Studies.

Having been admitted in 2014, Johan further obtained right of appearance in the High Court of South Africa and specialises in commercial and corporate dispute resolution. He further has experience in insurance law, commercial litigation and arbitration, debt collection, family law and property law.


BComm LLB (North West University)

LLB (North West University)

European Legal Studies Certificate (University of Antwerp, Belgium)

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