Vaughan Ulyate

Vaughan Ulyate

Position Held: Proprietor

Qualifications: B.Com LLB (University of Stellenbosch)

Admitted As: Attorney (with right of appearance in the High Court), Notary, Conveyancer

Key Specialisations: Litigation, Commercial Drafting, Insolvency, Matrimonial Law and Divorces,

Notarial work, Contracts, Trusts and Estate Planning, Mediation and Arbitration.

Vaughan obtained his B.Com and LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch in 1985 and 1988 respectively. He articled and was later appointed as a professional assistant at a prestigious law firm in Cape Town. In 1990 he was admitted as attorney and conveyancer, and also as a notary in 2006. He started this firm in April 1994, when he also obtained the right of appearance in the High Court. He has been an examiner for the attorneys’ admission examinations since 2012.

Vaughan is married with two adult children, and is a keen cyclist. He regularly competes in road and mountain bike races, including multi day events, and also enjoys other outdoor activities such as golf, waterskiing, hiking and paddling on his surfski in the ocean.

+27 83 458 3894       vaughan@vaughanulyate.co.za

Tiaan de Jager

Tiaan de Jager

Position Held: Senior Associate

Qualifications: LLB (University of Stellenbosch)

Admitted As: Attorney (with right of appearance in the High Court), Notary, Conveyancer,

LSSA-Accredited Mediator

Key Specialisations: Litigation, Insolvency, Matrimonial Law and Divorces, Mediation and Arbitration,

Notarial work, Contracts, Collections, Evictions, Property Law, Wills and Desceased Estates.

Tiaan obtained his LLB degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 2010. After completing his articles, he was admitted as an attorney and joined our firm as a professional assistant in 2013.

Tiaan is a civil law litigation attorney in various legal fields and he has the right of appearance in the High Court. He is also an admitted conveyancer and notary, as well as a LSSA-accredited mediator. He also administers deceased estates, assists clients with the drafting of various agreements and attends to other general legal matters.

Tiaan values quality time spent with friends and family, whether it is outdoor activities such as visiting wine farms and hiking, or relaxing indoors with board games. He keeps fit by regularly visiting the gym, and he recently revived his interest in rock climbing.

+27 79 891 9904       tiaan@vaughanulyate.co.za

Leonore Kotze

Leonore Kotze

Position Held: Office Manager & Conveyancing Secretary

Apart from managing all non-legal affairs in the office, Leonore has been our very competent and knowledgeable conveyancing secretary since November 2009.

She is married with two minor daughters, and she enjoys activities such as strolling, reading and baking.

+27 21 914 1686       leonore@vaughanulyate.co.za




At Vaughan Ulyate & Associates we also have a regular intake of Candidate Attorneys.