Johan Taljaard


Johan Taljaard

Johan Taljaard

Associate, Commercial and Property Law
Phone:  012 - 452 1471
Office:  Castle Gate Offices, Pretoria

Johan Taljaard is an Associate in one of the firm's Property Law departments.

He comes from the small town of Reitz in the Free State and he is interested in most areas of the law - with his first love being property law, and legal services that involve the agricultural sector.

Johan obtained his BCom Law degree from the University of Pretoria in 2016 and his LLB degree from the University of Pretoria in 2018 and he is a proud ex-resident of House Mopane. Johan joined the firm as a Candidate Attorney in 2019 and was admitted as an Attorney in 2020.

Quick on his feet and with a strong background in debating and moot court competitions at university level, he’s here to do something, not to be someone, and he ascribes to the values of courage, love and grit.

Principal Services:
Principal Sectors:
LLB 2018

BCom (Law) 2016
Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
Lecturing & speaking engagements:
Johan often participates in live television interviews on GROOTplaas (kykNET) and also Plaas TV.  You can watch his insights on our YouTube channel - just search for VDT Attorneys Inc.
Honours & awards:

Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society

Winner: National AGENDA University Debating Competition (2017)

Whip of the University of Pretoria ATKV Debate Team (2017, 2016)

Coach of the University of Pretoria Kovsie Moot Court Team (2015)

Best Heads of Argument: Kovsie Moot Court (2014)