Meet the minds
Brett was born in Port Elizabeth, schooled at Grey and studied at the University of Port Elizabeth (now known as Nelson Mandela University). He graduated with a B Juris and an LLB degrees. He joined Pagdens in 1995 and after completing his articles of clerkship was appointed to the Collections and Litigation Department. In 1998 he was admitted as a conveyancer and has practiced in the Property Department since then. Brett was appointed as a director in 2000. He enjoys golf, squash, running and spending time with his family.
Doc De Kock
Doc attended Queens College and thereafter studied at the University of Stellenbosch where he obtained his BCom (Law) and LLB degrees. Doc prosecuted for a year in Pinetown before serving his articles with the State Attorney. He joined Pagdens in 1983 and became a director in 1985. Doc specialises in conveyancing, with a special emphasis on developments. He is also a keen Estate Planner and provides guidance to the Estates Department. In his spare time he enjoys gardening and playing tennis and golf.
Matthew matriculated from Alexander Road High School in 2008 and obtained his LLB degree from Nelson Mandela University in 2012. He was admitted as an attorney in 2015 and has subsequently obtained his Masters in Labour Law (cum laude). Matthew joined Pagdens as an Associate in 2017 and was appointed director in 2020. He has a passion for community upliftment and in his spare time enjoys playing hockey, swimming and spending time with his family.