HANNEKE FARRAND

Hanneke Farrand specialises in Private Clients, tax and trust law and litigation support, working internationally with both individuals and businesses. She is helping clients expand their international operations, grow their personal wealth and plan for future generations.

HANNEKE FARRAND

  • Establishment and ongoing maintenance of the appropriate structures in the relevant jurisdictions
  • Cross-border transactions and disclosure requirements for individuals and families, with a specific focus on the various tax and exchange control implications
  • Advice on the application of the Common Reporting Standard (CRS) provisions and the implications of the automatic exchange of information between jurisdictions
  • Regularisation of tax and exchange control affairs with revenue and reserve bank authorities, through voluntary disclosure programmes and negotiations
  • Best Lawyers®: Lawyer of the Year for Tax (2020), Trusts and Estates (2021)

  • Best Lawyers®: Recommended Lawyer for Tax, Trusts and Estates (2023, 2019, 2018) and for Recommended Lawyer for Tax (2017, 2016, 2015)
  • Chambers High Net Worth Ranked Lawyer in Private Wealth Law (South Africa) (2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017)
  • Listed as a Global Law Expert on globallawexperts.com
  • BA (University of Johannesburg)
  • LLB (University of Johannesburg)
  • LLM (Tax) (University of the Witwatersrand)
  • Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
  • International Bar Association
  • STEP global professional association for specialists in individual and family asset management
  • South African Institute of Tax
  • ·      Association of European Lawyers 

JARRED VAN DER
WESTHUIZEN

Jarred is a South African tax and international tax lawyer and has practiced as such at Africa’s largest law firm and now in a more specialised, boutique firm.

Jarred has advised corporates and individuals (the latter, primarily private clients) on international tax (including transfer pricing and efficient cross-border structures) as well as South African tax and exchange control. Jarred also has experience in commercial transactions (acquisitions and corporate reorganisations), including assisting individuals and corporates to expand their businesses and investments abroad. Jarred offers dispute resolution support in all the above, including making Voluntary Disclosure Programme applications to the South African Revenue Service for clients looking to regularise their South African tax affairs.

Jarred has a passion for solving complex problems with simple, effective, and pragmatic solutions.

JARRED VAN DER WESTHUIZEN

Jarred is a South African tax and international tax lawyer and has practiced as such at Africa’s largest law firm and now in a more specialised, boutique firm.

Jarred has advised corporates and individuals (the latter, primarily private clients) on international tax (including transfer pricing and efficient cross-border structures) as well as South African tax and exchange control. Jarred also has experience in commercial transactions (acquisitions and corporate reorganisations), including assisting individuals and corporates to expand their businesses and investments abroad. Jarred offers dispute resolution support in all the above, including making Voluntary Disclosure Programme applications to the South African Revenue Service for clients looking to regularise their South African tax affairs.

Jarred has a passion for solving complex problems with simple, effective, and pragmatic solutions.

Qualifications

  • BCOM (Economics and Law) (University of Cape Town)
  • LLB (University of Pretoria)
  • Attorney of the High Court of South Africa

Stephan Minne

Stephan Minne is a chartered accountant who has practised tax in accounting and law firms for 4 decades. He acts for individual and corporate clients in a variety of industries and has specialised South African M&A, corporate tax and financial industry knowledge and experience (including trust structures, derivatives and funding structures).

Stephan Minne

 

Qualifications

  • BCom (Accounting) (Hons) (University of Johannesburg)
  • Higher Diploma in Tax Law (University of the Witwatersrand)
  • Chartered Accountant (SA)

LAUREN CUNNINGHAM

Lauren Cunningham is an admitted attorney, notary and conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa and registered tax practitioner with SARS. She has practiced in law and accounting firms. Lauren has experience in tax and legal consulting for individuals and corporate taxpayers, advising clients on tax and trust law, emigrations and dispute resolution with revenue authorities.

LAUREN CUNNINGHAM

Lauren Cunningham is an admitted attorney, notary and conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa and registered tax practitioner with SARS. She has practiced in both aw and accounting firms. Lauren has experience in tax and legal consulting for individuals and corporate taxpayers, advising clients on tax and trust law, emigrations and dispute resolution with revenue authorities.

Qualifications

  • LLB (Nelson Mandela University)
  • Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
  • Notary of the High Court of South Africa
  • Conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa
  • South African Revenue Service Tax Practitioner