Simon Pennefather

Simon is an Associate Attorney who was admitted as an attorney in February 2017. He matriculated from Maritzburg College in 2009, graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce degree in 2012 and obtained his LLB from the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg in 2014.

Simon is in the process of completing his Trademark Practitioners’ Qualification through the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law. He specialises in the areas of commercial law, commercial drafting and intellectual property law.

Simon is a member of the Round Table and is involved with various charitable causes and institutions.

Simon believes that networking and communication are keys to success. Simon has his own blog on legal and related issues ( He is fluent in English, isiZulu and isiXhosa. Simon’s philosophy is summed up in the following quotation, “If you talk to a man in a language he understands that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language that goes to his heart.” (Nelson Mandela)