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Herman Van Vuuren SC

Year Of Silk:
  • 2015
Contact Number:
  • 083 610 1157
Practice areas:
  • Arbitration
  • Construction and Engineering
Brief curriculum vitae:

Obtained the degree BSC (QS) at UP in 1978
1978 to 1990 – Deputy Director of Quantity Surveying Services at the Department Public Works
1991 Prosecutor at Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court
1991 Advocate at Johannesburg Bar
Specialising in Insurance Law; Engineering and Construction Law and often sits as an Arbitrator in such disputes.

Academic qualifications:

BSC (QS), LLB, High Dipl. Labour Law

Society memberships:

Johannesburg Society of Advocates
Association of South African Quantity Surveyors
Fellow of Association of Arbitrators

Principal reported cases:

1 Kwikspace Modular Building Ltd v Sabodala Mining Company SARL and Another, 2010 (6) SA 477 SCA.
2 Alliance Ins Co Ltd v RHI Refractories Africa Ltd, 2008 (3) SA 425 SCA.
3 Road Accident Fund v Vogel, 2004 (5) SA 1 SCA.
4 Moloi and Others v Road Accident Fund, 2001 (3) SA 546 SCA.
5 Aldeia and Ano v Coutinho, 1997 (4) SA 295 (O).
6 S. v Makwanyane and Ano, 1995 (3) SA 391 CC.
7 Venter v Certain Underwriting Agents of Lloyds of London, 1994 (4) 657 W.
8 S. v Makwanyane and Ano, 1994 (3) SA 868 A.

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