Genny obtained her B Proc degree from UPE, now known as Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University (NMMU).
She commenced her articles of clerkship in 1990 with Shefer Pretorius Shear and Van Rooy Attorneys and remained with them as a Professional Assistant for 2 years.
She then joined McWilliams and Elliott and was appointed as a director and the Head of the Conveyancing Department until 2006 when Genny joined Joubert Galpin Searle as a Director and Head of the Property Department.
Genny joined Lexicon Attorneys in 2014 as a Director.
She is a registered trainer with the Law Society and has been a lecturer to prospective conveyancers for a number of years.
She also lectured part time at the Attorneys Night School in Administration of Deceased Estates and at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Notarial Practice.
She has been a panel attorney for all the major banks for years and has done a wide spectrum of Bank work, including bond registrations, normal, deceased and legal cancellations, foreclosure transfers, PIP transfers, and she has attended to compliance on behalf of the banks.
Genny specialises in municipal conveyancing including road closures, vesting transfers, opening of township registers and registration of general plans and liaising with Government to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation and has been involved in all areas of Property Law, Conveyancing and Notarial Practice.
She attends to all aspects at Conventional and Sectional Title Registrations, including opening of Township and Sectional Title Registers, Extensions of schemes, consolidations and subdivisions of sections and erven as well as the registration of Hybrid Schemes. She attends to the Administration of Deceased Estates and all aspects of Deceased Estate Conveyancing.
Genny has attended to the project management and registration of various sectional title and free hold complexes.
She also attend to all aspects of Notarial Work, inter alia registration of servitudes, Notarial Leases, Powers of Attorney, Authentication of documents, Antenuptial Contracts and all Notarial agreements.
Her interests include the following:
- Ex EP and EP Vets tennis player
- Ceramic Artist – exhibited at Regional level
- Fine art artist – has done a Master class in oil portrait painting with Andrew James RP the Vice President of the British Royal Portrait Society
- Currently a student of Greg Kerr
- Qualified advanced open water scuba diver
- She has completed various half marathons