Professionalism made personal

The property market is a complex business with various legalities and processes that must be adhered to. The easiest way to navigate this when buying or selling property is to work with a professional – it will save you time, money and stress.​


At GB Attorneys we strive to maintain a professional relationship with our clients by reporting to them on a weekly and monthly basis. We offer every client the same level of dedicated attention in a working environment that inspires practical solutions and in turn, positive results.

Meet our Team


Gustav Barkhuysen

Gustav is the Owner and Director at GB Law. 

Obtaining his Bcom LLB from the University of Stellenbosch, he has more than 15 years practical legal experience in the property sector.

His area of practice covers all aspects of Property Law, including the drafting of property agreements and contracts, general conveyancing, both conventional and sectional title, servitudes, mortgage and notarial bonds, agricultural property agreements, Joint Venture agreements and advice on the legal aspects of property development. 

Gustav’s greatest attribute is his availability and personable service to his clients. His problem solving and supportive attitude is what sets him apart from the rest.

Director (Attorney & Conveyancer)

Catherine Conway

Catherine studied and worked in the Financial Management sector for over 10 years before deciding to move into Law, where her true passion lies. She completed her LLB degree through UNISA in 2011, also qualifying as a Conveyancer soon thereafter.


​Catherine actively manages all our current transfer files and processes to ensure our clients’ needs and expectations are met throughout. In addition to this she brings a wealth of expertise in the drafting of wills, Antenuptial contracts and Deceased estate administration. Her hands-on approach ensures that each matter runs smoothly and efficiently.​


Catherine’s calm, mature and relatable approach safeguards our clients’ confidence and trust through often stressful transactions and times.

ASSOCIATE (Attorney & Conveyancer)

Leandri Weihmann

With an LLB degree with Distinction from the University of the Free State obtained in 2016, Leandri’s expertise is backed by solid education and extensive training. She commenced her articles in Bloemfontein while attending the L.E.A.D training course at the School for Legal Practice. After her admission as an Attorney and subsequently as a Conveyancer, Leandri remained in Bloemfontein and practiced conveyancing.

Leandri relocated to Cape Town and joined Gustav Barkhuysen Attorneys in May 2024 and is based at our Durbanville office.


Her approach blends meticulous attention to detail with a deep understanding of legal regulations, ensuring that every aspect of your property transaction is handled efficiently and effectively.


Beyond her professional pursuits, Leandri enjoys exploring nature through hiking and outdoor activities. She values time spent with family, friends, and her beloved dogs

senior conveyancing secretary

Charlene Grobler

Meet Charlene.


She boasts with over 20 years’ hands-on experience as a Conveyancing Secretary dealing with Transfers and Bonds. She currently works from our Durbanville Branch and likes to assist her clients in any way she can to make the transfer process as easy and comfortable as possible for everyone.

senior conveyancing secretary

Robyn Daniels

Meet Robyn.


She completed her conveyancing paralegal course in 2000 and has been attending to property transfers- and bonds for the last 23 years. She is experienced in developments and has played an active role in the registration of developments in Parklands, Sunset Links and Thesen Islands.


Robyn’s strongest attribute is her innate ability to build trust and confidence with her clients, often through her witty sense of humour.


She is the proud mom of 2 little kids and remains incredibly loyal and devoted to the Firm and her client.


Simone Whelan

Coming from a background of 10 years in finance and tax, Simoné decided to try a new avenue and joined our firm as Office Manager. She plans on broadening her scope in the legal realm by completing a Paralegal course and adding to the strong support team that assists our clients in their conveyancing matters.


Simone is a sausage dog fanatic and has 2 of her own. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking up a storm and discovering new wine farms with her hubby.


" We align ourselves with service orientated companies, as exceptional service is what we strive for. You deliver exceptional service, and I want to thank you for that. "
" Thanks Gustav, you guys were brilliant! "
Dylan Hinton
" One of the very best Conveyancing Attorneys out there that I have had the privilege of working with. Many of my clients have been absolutely astounded by your level of personal service. Looking forward to many more transfers together. "
Misty Kesting
" One of the very best Conveyancing Attorneys out there that I have had the privilege of working with. Many of my clients have been absolutely astounded by your level of personal service. Looking forward to many more transfers together. "
Misty Kesting
" Thank you to you and your new team for a quick hassle free transaction "
Megan Petersen
" Thank you for the way in which you have handled my client and the transaction. "
Ivan Murugan
" Thank you very much for your efforts, Gustav. The transfer process went smoothly. I appreciate your office’s efficient dealing with this transfer "
Henry Liebenberg
" From an Agents perspective, Gustav makes my job easier by being efficient, professional and ahead of the game at all times. Thank you Gustav for making my clients buying and selling a smooth, stress free process. The best of the best! "
Lindsay Edwards
Keller Williams Premier
" Gustav always takes your calls. Excellent service all round. As an agent, you always know your Seller and Purchaser are in good hands. "
Terry English
South Peninsula Living
" Great service and advice. I highly recommend Gustav! "
Marc Cicatello
" Always available with excellent advice and service. "
Louise Reyneke
Louise Reyneke Properties
" We really would like to thank you and your team for managing our deal. Constant communication throughout between all parties and we would like to let you know that we find you guys very supportive, caring and professional. We really appreciate all the effort and work you have done to help us make it work. "
Cheryl Jacobs & Ilse Hugo
Remax Premier
" Many thanks to you and your team for the very efficient and professional manner in which you dealt with this transaction. "
Alan Espey