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Louise Rive 

Director, Family Law Attorney & FAMAC accredited Mediator / Parent Coordinator


Louise Rive practices as an Attorney with right of appearance in the High Court, as well as a FAMAC accredited Mediator and Parent Coordinator in the Northern Suburbs of Cape Town.

Louise holds the degrees B.A. Law LL.B from the University of Stellenbosch, as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the University of Cape Town in association with the Legal Practice Council of South Africa.

Prior to establishing her own practice, Louise was employed as a Legal Secretary, Candidate Attorney and Associate Attorney. Being employed in different roles, has equipped Louise with a vast amount of hands-on experience and a unique understanding of the law and related client-care. In 2016, Louise opened her own practice, focusing primarily on Divorce and Family Law related matters. Since 2016 to date, Louise has been involved in the pro-bono mediation project at Wynberg Children’s Court, which has equipped her with invaluable mediation experience. In 2017, Louise served on FAMAC’s executive committee and to date, she remains actively involved with this association.

Louise has dealt with various highly complex Divorce and Family Law related matters and is known for being professional, knowledgeable and efficient.

Louise has further featured on RSG Radio, to talk about family- and child related legal matters.

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