Herman Van Vuuren SC

Year of Silk: 2015

Areas of Practice: arbitration, construction, engineering

Year of Silk


Contact Details

083 610 1157

Third Floor, Village Chambers


Academic qualifications

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

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.

Society memberships

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

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 sit as an Arbitrator in such disputes.