Zakia is an LLB graduate and joined the deceased estates department at our firm in April 2018. She provides assistance to Arnold Shapiro and the department by attending to consultations, completing and lodging the documents for reporting deceased estates to the Master of the High Court and obtaining the Letters of Executorship, drafting of Liquidation and Distribution Accounts to finalising matters and paying out beneficiaries within and outside the Republic.
She completed the Practical Legal Training course and the Attorneys Admission Examinations whilst serving her Articles of Clerkship at a law firm specialising in wills, trusts and deceased estates.
2012 LLB - UNISA
2016 Practical Legal Training course at the Law Society of South Africa and UNISA.
Admission as an Attorney at High Court in 2018
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