The People of BS&B Inc.

At Burden Swart & Botha Inc. we simplify complex legal matters. We specialise in general litigation, debt collection, commercial law, conveyancing, road accident fund claims, administration of diseased estates, family matters and sequestrations. In each case, we work closely with our clients, applying decades of extensive knowledge to deliver a professional legal service.

Our excellence extends to the relationships we foster with our clients. Comprehensive reporting and ongoing interaction reassure our clients and keep them informed of the status of legal and transfer matters at all times. This builds a foundation of trust that sees our clients returning to us for counsel on every legal challenge they face in the future.

First established by Andrew Burden, as Andrew Burden Attorneys in 1994, our name changed to Burden & Swart Attorneys in 2005, Burden Swart & Botha in 2013 and in 2020 the new company Burden Swart & Botha Inc. was formed. The company represents directors Leonora Swart and Soekie Riekert-Botha. From our offices in Pretoria East, we combine our skills and specialities to offer our clients consistent legal excellence.

The People of BS&B Inc.

At Burden Swart & Botha Inc. we simplify complex legal matters. We specialise in general litigation, debt collection, commercial law, conveyancing, road accident fund claims, administration of diseased estates, family matters and sequestrations. In each case, we work closely with our clients, applying decades of extensive knowledge to deliver a professional legal service.

Our excellence extends to the relationships we foster with our clients. Comprehensive reporting and ongoing interaction reassure our clients and keep them informed of the status of legal and transfer matters at all times. This builds a foundation of trust that sees our clients returning to us for counsel on every legal challenge they face in the future.

First established by Andrew Burden, as Andrew Burden Attorneys in 1994, our name changed to Burden & Swart Attorneys in 2005, Burden Swart & Botha in 2013 and in 2020 the new company Burden Swart & Botha Inc. was formed. The company represents directors Leonora Swart and Soekie Riekert-Botha. From our offices in Pretoria East, we combine our skills and specialities to offer our clients consistent legal excellence.

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Leonora Swart

Leonora Swart completed her BProc degree in 1992 at the University of Pretoria. In 1993, she commenced her articles at Andrew Burden Attorneys. She was admitted as an Attorney and Conveyancer in 1995 and continued at the firm as a Professional Assistant. She became a partner at Andrew Burden Attorneys in 1997.Leonora established the Conveyancing Department at the firm and through her dedication, hard work and managerial skills built the conveyancing department into an exceptional department contributing immensely to the success of Burden Swart & Botha Inc.
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Soekie Riekert-Botha

Soekie Riekert-Botha completed her BCom Law in 1998. In 2000, she completed her LLB and advanced certificate in Child Law.and in 2002 was admitted as an attorney after completed her articles at Andrew Burden Attorneys. In 2003 she was admitted as a conveyancer and notary public. Her commitment and skill saw her becoming a partner in 2007.Soekie heads the Collection Department, which boasts an exceptionally high success rate with the recovery of debt.  Due to her excellent managerial skills, the department has expanded since she joined as a Partner.She also focuses on general litigation as well as divorce and maintenance matters, owing to her advance qualification in child law. As a notary she attends to all the notarial contracts, including ante-nuptial contracts.Soekie together with Leonora Swart, manage the Deceased Estate Department, which has expanded over the past few years due to the exceptional speed with which deceased estates are successfully wound up.
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Cody Kinsella

Cody Kinsella completed his Bcomm Law degree in 2016, his LLB in 2018 and his LLM in Banking and Finance in 2020 at the University of Pretoria. He commenced his articles in 2019 at Burden Swart & Botha Attorneys under the supervision of Soekie Riekert-Botha. He was admitted as an attorney of the High Court in March 2021. Cody in his time at Burden Swart & Botha has built a reputation for being accurate, honest and efficient in everything he does. Cody forms part of a young and dynamic litigation team and navigates the following areas of law competently: estates, commercial litigation, liquidations, compliance, drafting of contracts and National Credit Act matters. In his off time Cody is an avid sports fan and gamer and enjoys times spent with family and friends.
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Lloyd Wegerle

Lloyd Wegerle completed his BComm Law in 2014 and his LLB in 2016 at the University of Pretoria. He was admitted as an attorney in October 2018 after completion of his articles under Andrew Burden at Burden Swart and Botha Attorneys. He is an innovative, efficient and highly driven attorney who forms part of the dynamic litigation team and specialises in debt collections, contractual disputes and commercial litigation. Lloyd is an avid golfer, squash- and snooker player.
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Tarien van Dyk

Tarien van Dyk completed her LLB degree in 2017 at the University of Pretoria and commenced her articles in 2018 at Burden Swart & Botha Attorneys under the supervision of our retired Andrew Burden and Soekie Riekert-Botha. She was admitted as an attorney of the High Court in March 2020 and also commenced her studies towards her LLM in Family Law at UNISA. Due to her exceptional work ethic and experience that she obtained during her two years of articles at the firm, Tarien was permanently appointed at Burden Swart and Botha Inc and she is part of the dynamic litigation team at the firm and mostly deals with family law matters including divorces, child law matters as well as maintenance matters as well as any kind of debt collection. She also focuses on general litigation and labour law.
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Vincent Rozenkrantz

Vincent Rozenkrantz completed his LLB degree in 2014 at The University of Pretoria. In 2014 he commenced his articles at PJ Faurie Attorneys. He was admitted as an Attorney in February 2017 and continued at the firm practicing in Road Accident Fund third party claims and general litigation. In October 2017 he joined Burden Swart & Botha Attorneys and focuses on cost consulting i.e. taxations and drawing up of cost accounts.
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Leonora Swart

Leonora Swart completed her BProc degree in 1992 at the University of Pretoria. In 1993, she commenced her articles at Andrew Burden Attorneys. She was admitted as an Attorney and Conveyancer in 1995 and continued at the firm as a Professional Assistant. She became a partner at Andrew Burden Attorneys in 1997. Leonora established the Conveyancing Department at the firm and through her dedication, hard work and managerial skills built the conveyancing department into an exceptional department contributing immensely to the success of Burden Swart & Botha Inc.
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Soekie Riekert-Botha

Soekie Riekert-Botha completed her BCom Law in 1998. In 2000, she completed her LLB and advanced certificate in Child Law.and in 2002 was admitted as an attorney after completed her articles at Andrew Burden Attorneys. In 2003 she was admitted as a conveyancer and notary public. Her commitment and skill saw her becoming a partner in 2007. Soekie heads the Collection Department, which boasts an exceptionally high success rate with the recovery of debt. Due to her excellent managerial skills, the department has expanded since she joined as a Partner. She also focuses on general litigation as well as divorce and maintenance matters, owing to her advance qualification in child law. As a notary she attends to all the notarial contracts, including ante-nuptial contracts. Soekie together with Leonora Swart, manage the Deceased Estate Department, which has expanded over the past few years due to the exceptional speed with which deceased estates are successfully wound up.
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Cody Kinsella

Cody Kinsella completed his Bcomm Law degree in 2016, his LLB in 2018 and his LLM in Banking and Finance in 2020 at the University of Pretoria. He commenced his articles in 2019 at Burden Swart & Botha Attorneys under the supervision of Soekie Riekert-Botha. He was admitted as an attorney of the High Court in March 2021. Cody in his time at Burden Swart & Botha has built a reputation for being accurate, honest and efficient in everything he does. Cody forms part of a young and dynamic litigation team and navigates the following areas of law competently: estates, commercial litigation, liquidations, compliance, drafting of contracts and National Credit Act matters. In his off time Cody is an avid sports fan and gamer and enjoys times spent with family and friends.
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Lloyd Wegerle

Lloyd Wegerle completed his BComm Law in 2014 and his LLB in 2016 at the University of Pretoria. He was admitted as an attorney in October 2018 after completion of his articles under Andrew Burden at Burden Swart and Botha Attorneys. He is an innovative, efficient and highly driven attorney who forms part of the dynamic litigation team and specialises in debt collections, contractual disputes and commercial litigation. Lloyd is an avid golfer, squash- and snooker player.
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Tarien van Dyk

Tarien van Dyk completed her LLB degree in 2017 at the University of Pretoria and commenced her articles in 2018 at Burden Swart & Botha Attorneys under the supervision of our retired Andrew Burden and Soekie Riekert-Botha. She was admitted as an attorney of the High Court in March 2020 and also commenced her studies towards her LLM in Family Law at UNISA. Due to her exceptional work ethic and experience that she obtained during her two years of articles at the firm, Tarien was permanently appointed at Burden Swart and Botha Inc and she is part of the dynamic litigation team at the firm and mostly deals with family law matters including divorces, child law matters as well as maintenance matters as well as any kind of debt collection. She also focuses on general litigation and labour law.
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Vincent Rozenkrantz

Vincent Rozenkrantz completed his LLB degree in 2014 at The University of Pretoria. In 2014 he commenced his articles at PJ Faurie Attorneys. He was admitted as an Attorney in February 2017 and continued at the firm practicing in Road Accident Fund third party claims and general litigation. In October 2017 he joined Burden Swart & Botha Attorneys and focuses on cost consulting i.e. taxations and drawing up of cost accounts.