ADV J A KITCHING

ADV J A KITCHING
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Background

Altus obtained his Baccalaureus Legum degree (LL.B) at the University of the Free State in 2006. Thereafter he completed his Magister Legum (Mercantile Law) (LL.M) also at the University of the Free State in 2007.

He was admitted as an attorney in 2009 and practiced as such in Cape Town. He joined the Free State Bar in 2010 and relocated to Johannesburg in 2012.

In 2016 he obtained a certificate in arbitration at the Association of Arbitrators (Southern Africa) and is an associate member of the Association of Arbitrators (Southern Africa).

Fields of Expertise

  • Civil Litigation
  • Drafting of Commercial & Employment contracts
  • Family Law
  • Divorces & Maintenance
  • General Motion Court Work
  • Evictions
  • Labour Law
  • Motor Law
  • Delict & Personal Injury
  • Medical Negligence
  • Wrongful Arrest Matters

Previous Experience

Altus was a Junior Lecturer & Researcher at the Faculty of Law in the Department Financial Planning Law at the University of the Free State in 2007.

He lectured in Estate Planning, Income Tax and Pension Fund management at the Financial Planning Law Department for final year B.Comm (Financial management) students.

Altus joined the Free State Bar in 2010 and relocated to Johannesburg in 2012. He has sat as a Chairperson in Disciplinary Hearings; Appears in the High Court, Magistrate Court, Labour Court, CCMA and in the Road Transport & Freight Bargaining Councils.

Date of Admission

4 March 2010

Contact Details

(t)     +2711 223 8000

(t)     +2711 223 8009

(f)     +2711 223 8115

(m)   +2772 250 5695

(e)     jakitching@law.co.za