Jesreal Claassen is a native of Calitzdorp, a quaint little town in the Klein Karoo, where in 1997 he matriculated from Calitzdorp High School.
Through dedication and hard work, he was accepted to the University of Stellenbosch, where he graduated in 2003 with an LLB degree. He then went on to complete his articles of clerkship at Heyns and Partners.
His wealth of experience includes trust and estates, litigation and sports administration. He joined Bellingan Muller Hanekom in 2017 and quickly demonstrated his value to the firm which culminated in his appointment as a director in March 2019.
After matriculating from Worcester Boys High in 1969, he completed his compulsory military service, and started working at the Department of Justice. He then qualified for a bursary to study full time at the University of Port Elizabeth.
He finished his tenure as prosecutor and completed his articles at Heyns Strauss & Visagie. Experience at the head office of Boland Bank as secretary credit control followed and since 1986 in full practice as a Notary and Conveyancer at the firm, and qualified as an appraiser in 1989. Today he is one of the revered Directors.
Between all of this, he managed to raise a beautiful family with three children, who are now fully independent.
John West Hendriks obtained a BA (Law) LLB at the University of Stellenbosch and started his career as Lawyer and Conveyancer with Bellingan Muller Inc in 2004.
He re-joined the company as senior partner and director in 2009 with extensive knowledge of the property industry. Besides fulfilling administrative and management functions at the firm, he attends to specialised property law needs for clients who include developers, corporate institutions such as banks, fiduciary institutions and a vast range of individuals.
In his private time, socialising, outdoor activities such as camping, surfing and diving revitalises him for the tasks that he has been entrusted with.
Born and bred in Bellville She matriculated in 1998 from Bellville High School.
She obtained her LL.B degree in 2012 at the University of South Africa, and completed her articles at Mostert en Bosman before joining Bellingan Muller Inc in 2018 .
Her passion is currently the Bond Department, and specialising in the four major financial institutions and focusing on property law
She is motivated by success and therefore strives to satisfy the needs and expectations of every client to the best of her ability
John was born and Raised in Bellville and Matriculated from DF Malan High School in 2004.
He applied to the University of Stellenbosch , and obtained his LLB degree in March 2011.
He is very passionate about his clients and feels fortunate to serve the community that he was shaped in.
In his free time, John has a keen interest in various types of music and loves cooking.
He was born on the 15th of April 1969 in Paarl and Matriculated in 1986 at Middelburg High School in the Eastern Cape. He did military training in Pretoria and became an officer in Wynberg.
He He obtained a B Proc. at UPE in 1988 in Grahamstown, before obtaining the H Dip Insolvency (AIPSA). He then did his articles at Greyvensteins in Port Elizabeth.
He moved to Cape Town in 1999 and worked at ABSA till 2001. He then worked in Taiwan for two years & became the founder of SARefs Academy in 2010.
Me is married to Martli with two sons, Jano and Chris
Seugnet grew up in the small town of Stilbaai and matriculated in 1999. She obtained a LL.B degree from the University of Stellenbosch in 2003. Seugnet was admitted as an attorney in 2006 and practiced law at a law firm for the next 13 years where she climbed the ranks until becoming partner and director in 2016.
Seugnet joined the dynamic team at BMH as director in September 2019. Seugnet’s range of legal services include, but are not entirely restricted to:
– General High- and Magistrate Court Litigation
– Divorce and Family Law
– Delictual and Personal Injury Claims
– Wills and Estates
Born and bred in Rustenburg, She matriculated in 1983 from Afrikaans Hoër Meisieskool, she completed her BA LLB degree at Stellenbosch in 1988 and established her first lawyers’ firm in 1991 after being admitted as an attorney and conveyancer.
During a seven year period she managed to serve on all four major banks’ mortgage registration panels and attended to general conveyancing including property development registrations for various property developers, until she sold her first legal practice, just to start afresh 3 years later.
She established KARIN HANEKOM ATTORNEYS with property development as her main focus. Her assistance ranged from inception to negotiate and obtain vacant land, to draft commercial- and property development agreements, to assist with the general planning of development, appointment of the professional team, interface with Council and to liaise throughout with all roll-players during the development-, marketing- and registration process.
In 2018 she completed her Construction Adjudication course at the University of Pretoria, and in 2019 she joined the dynamic team of Bellingan Muller as a synergy was identified between providing property developers with assistance as mentioned and to then effectively manage and register the end-product to the public in an efficient and expedient way, as Bellingan Muller regularly appeared to be the top turn-around performers on the respective banks’ registration panels.