Marais has been a consultant in the Conveyancing Department of Mindes Schapiro & Smith since 2016.
After 17 years of specialising in property transfers and bond registrations and being on the panels of various financial institutions, he has gained a wealth of knowledge in these fields of expertise. Committed to delivering service excellence, he upholds strong ethical standards.
Marais obtained BA and LL.B degrees from the University of Stellenbosch in 1992 and 1994 respectively. In 1995 he was appointed as a Candidate Legal Practitioner at Kessler De Jager Inc, shere hehe remained as a Professional Assistant upon being admitted as an Attorney in 1997, mainly dealing in Criminal law, Civil litigation, Estates, Road Accident Fund claims and Conveyancing.
In 1998 he was a founding partner at the firm Kemp, Hoon and Fourie Attorneys, where he started and headed up the conveyancing leg of the practice, after being admitted as a conveyancer.
In 2005 he established Marais Hoon Attorneys, with its focus being primarily on conveyancing, Road Accident Fund claims and Estates.
Marais also enjoys the outdoors. In his spare time he partakes in many activities which include boating and trail running.
Attorney of the High Court of South Africa
Conveyancer of the High Court of South Africa