About Us

Small enough to care, big enough to deliver

We are a young and dynamic boutique law firm who specialise in commercial and corporate law.

Ensuring that we have an in-depth understanding of your business allows us to solve your legal problems as quickly and cost-effectively as possible

Our services include:

  • corporate and commercial law
  • insolvency and business rescue
  • arbitration and other means of alternative dispute resolution
  • high court and magistrate’s court litigation
  • correspondent work.

We pride ourselves on being results orientated, whilst maintaining our core values of ultimate integrity, trust, efficiency and transparency.

We’re here to serve you and look forward to forging a long-lasting business relationship

Meet Our Team

25 years of diverse legal knowledge and experience packaged into a small and dynamic law firm, capable of quickly adapting to our clients’ particular needs.

Erik van Huyssteen

Erik obtained BA and LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch and graduated in 1993. Admitted as an attorney in 1996 and thereafter practiced as a director and partner respectively at two prominent Durban based law firms. He commenced practicing for his own account in 2020 as EVH Inc. Areas of expertise include all areas of corporate and commercial work; general and commercial litigation; Insolvency, Business Rescue and Restructuring and Insurance law. Represents a wide range of local and international corporate clients in a variety of industries including automotive parts and accessories, clearing and forwarding, customs and excise, finance and insurance, steel and manufacturing, hospitality, building and construction, paper and forestry and health and wellness.

Wendy van Huyssteen

Wendy was born and bred in Natal and has lived in Durban for the past 30 years. Over her 30 years of working, she has, within the Legal, Insurance, Credit and Real Estate sectors gained experience in a variety of areas, being sales, marketing, collections paralegal and administration, all of which make her the suitable candidate for the post that she currently holds within our firm. Not only is Wendy a working woman but, she is also a wife and Mother of two. She is an energetic, enthusiastic, dedicated, determined and passionate woman who is also kind, caring and compassionate with a keen interest and a real heart for people. Wendy prides herself in everything that she does and her commitment to service excellence shines through in all that she takes on.

Sinentlantla Jaca

Sine completed her LLB Degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Pietermaritzburg) in 2016 and commenced Articles with a prominent Bloemfontein based law firm in 2018. Sine was admitted as an attorney during March 2020 and has experience in both High Court and Magistrate’s Court litigation and acts as a Durban based correspondent for a variety of law firms across the country.

Nikhil Mahadeo

Nikhil completed his LLB Degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Howard College) in 2020. He is eager to gain practical experience in those areas of law that captured his attention as a young student. Understanding the value of education, Nikhil respects the importance of hard work, determination and developing a disciplined approach to one’s work.

Nikhil joined EVH in 2021 and will be serving his articles as a member of the Team

Meet Our Team

25 years of diverse legal knowledge and experience packaged into a small and dynamic law firm, capable of quickly adapting to our clients’ particular needs.

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Erik van Huyssteen

Erik obtained BA and LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch and graduated in 1993. Admitted as an attorney in 1996 and thereafter practiced as a director and partner respectively at two prominent Durban based law firms. He commenced practicing for his own account in 2020 as EVH Inc. Areas of expertise include all areas of corporate and commercial work; general and commercial litigation; Insolvency, Business Rescue and Restructuring and Insurance law. Represents a wide range of local and international corporate clients in a variety of industries including automotive parts and accessories, clearing and forwarding, customs and excise, finance and insurance, steel and manufacturing, hospitality, building and construction, paper and forestry and health and wellness.

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Wendy van Huyssteen

Wendy was born and bred in Natal and has lived in Durban for the past 30 years. Over her 30 years of working, she has, within the Legal, Insurance, Credit and Real Estate sectors gained experience in a variety of areas, being sales, marketing, collections para legal and administration, all of which make her the suitable candidate for the post that she currently holds within our firm. Not only is Wendy a working woman but, she is also a wife and Mother of two. She is an energetic, enthusiastic, dedicated, determined and passionate woman who is also kind, caring and compassionate with a keen interest and a real heart for people. Wendy prides herself in everything that she does and her commitment to service excellence shines through in all that she takes on.

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Sinentlantla Jaca

Sine completed her LLB Degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Pietermaritzburg) in 2016 and commenced Articles with a prominent Bloemfontein based law firm in 2018. Sine was admitted as an attorney during March 2020 and has experience in both High Court and Magistrate’s Court litigation and acts as a Durban based correspondent for a variety of law firms across the country.

Nikhil Mahadeo

Nikhil completed his LLB Degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Howard College) in 2020. He is eager to gain practical experience in those areas of law that captured his attention as a young student. Understanding the value of education, Nikhil respects the importance of hard work, determination and developing a disciplined approach to one’s work.

Nikhil joined EVH in 2021 and will be serving his articles as a member of the Team

Support Staff

EVH Inc. Attorneys’ very capable support staff are what keep the wheels in motion, while allowing the rest of us to do what we do best.  Each one remarkably performance driven and highly skilled in their area of expertise.  Loyal, passionate and dedicated are but, some of the qualities that make our support staff the true assets that they are and a welcome part of our small family.

Pravisha Ramsunder

Secretary

Luthando Dlamini

Front Office

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Pravisha Ramsunder

Secretary

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Luthando Dlamini

Front Office

Committed to prioritise our client’s needs, to deliver legal services in a professional, efficient and practical manner and to remain true to our core values of integrity, trust, efficiency and transparency.”