Wietske obtained the degrees BA (Law) in 2007 and LLB in 2010 from the University of Stellenbosch. She was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court in 2012.

She is a senior associate in our Johannesburg office and advises on a range of insurance matters in relation to aviation (in terms of national law and international conventions), medical malpractice, personal injury, product liability, public liability and professional indemnity for local and global clients.

She has extensive litigation, trial and alternative dispute resolution experience and has expertise in dealing with delictual matters.

Wietske's previous trial experience includes the following reported decisions:

  • Jacobs v Transnet Ltd t/a Metrorail (803/13) [2014] ZASCA 113 (17 September 2014)
  • Berwick (nee Miller) v Villiers-Roux and Others (3688/07) [2013] ZAWCHC 164 (20 September 2013)
  • Arbuthnot v South African Municipal Workers Union Provident Fund (JS575/09) [2011] ZALCJHB 166 (15 September 2011)