Greer Penzhorn


Cape Town


  • Greer has experience in a number of areas of law but focuses on commercial and contractual disputes, evictions and corporate law.
  • From the abovementioned specialisation, Greer has assisted a number of clients with advice on corporate governance and business structures, insolvency law and assists with the review of contracts.
  • Greer has also been successful in the eviction of a number of unlawful tenants for both commercial entities and private property owners.
  • Representing local municipalities in land use, eviction and housing issues.



Career Overview

  • Greer commenced her articles at Smith Tabata Buchanan Boyes in the insolvency law and dispute resolution department where she discovered her passion for dispute resolution and commercial law. Greer continued to work in this field throughout her article period and was appointed as an associate on her admission as an attorney in June 2010.
  • In March 2013, Greer joined Fairbridges as an Associate specialising in dispute resolution and commercial law and became a director in March 2016.


  • BComm LLB (Stellenbosch University)(2005)
  • LLB postgraduate degree (Stellenbosch University)(2007)
  • School For Legal Practise (University of Cape Town)(2008)


  • Articles at Smith Tabata Buchanan Boyes (January 2009 – June 2010)
  • Admitted as an Attorney (June 2010)
  • Associate at Smith Tabata Buchanan Boyes (June 2010 – February 2013)
  • Associate at Fairbridges (March 2013 – February 2014)
  • Senior Associate at Fairbridges (March 2014 – March 2016)
  • Director of Fairbridges (March 2016)