Sis Phat, as she is known by many, worked as a conveyancing secretary at a number of prestigious law firms prior to completing her LLB studies. During the same period, she accumulated valuable experience in conveyancing; being responsible for Sales in Execution (SIE) and Property In Possession (PIP) transfers, bond registrations, bond cancellations and general conveyancing. She joined SSLR INC. in 2012 as a legal secretary. Due to her strong organizational skills and attention to detail, she was requested to head a conveyancing department wherein she developed her passion in property law and continued to work in the conveyancing department as a paralegal during her articles of clerkship.
Phatheka is an admitted attorney, notary public and conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa and prides herself with 15 years of providing a high-quality level of professional service in respect of all her property and conveyancing matters. Phatheka draws her strength on client service which is vital in conveyancing transactions.
Her areas of expertise and interests include: Property Law, Commercial & Corporate Law, Family Law, Notarial Services and Administration of estates.
She was born and raised in Mthatha, in the EC and is the 1st born of 5 siblings and a mother to 3 beautiful children.
She is a rural girl from humble beginnings, a very motivated and ambitious person who is willing to do everything she can to achieve her goals.
She enjoys spending time with her family.
Her motto is “Never give up on your dreams, no matter how hard it is to achieve them”.
Conveyancing Secretary – since 2005
Obtained LLB – 2013
Admitted as Attorney – 2015
Appointed as an Attorney at SSLR Inc – 2015
Admitted as Conveyancer – 2016
Admission as a Notary – 2018