Gavin Viljoen – Principal
The Principal of Viljoen & Comino Solicitors, Gavin Viljoen, is a Solicitor with over 20 years experience in the legal industry.
Gavin holds a B. Juris degree from the North-West University in 1989, a B. Proc. degree from the University of Pretoria in 1992 and a Post Graduate Diploma in Cyber Law from the University of Johannesburg in 2003.
Gavin was admitted as a Solicitor in South Africa in February 1994 and in 1996 became a Partner of the law firm Hack, Stupel and Ross, located in Pretoria. He practiced there until immigrating to Sydney, Australia in March 2004.
Gavin was admitted as a Solicitor of the Supreme Court of New South Wales in April 2004, Solicitor of the High Court of Australia in October 2004 and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand in March 2010. Gavin is also a member of the Law Society of New South Wales.
In the course of practicing in Australia, and prior to starting VCS, Gavin has been in-house Legal Counsel for Technical Assessing Pty. Ltd and Director and Principal Solicitor of Dejure Commercial Lawyers Pty. Ltd in Sydney.