Lucia began her career as a Candidate Attorney at Van Wyk De Vries in 1982. She practised as a conveyancer at Blake Scholtz and Bester in 1985. In 1986 she joined Pieters and Partners as a Partner. Lucia joined Cliffe Dekker and Todd (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) as a Director in 1990.

  • Chambers Global 2017 - 2023 ranked Lucia in Band 3 in Real Estate.
  • The Legal 500 EMEA 2014, 2016–2022 recommended Lucia for Real Estate. 


  • BProc, University of Pretoria
  • LLB, University of Johannesburg
  • LLM (Property Law) (cum laude) HDip Tax (Law), University of the Witwatersrand
  • Year of admission as an attorney: 1983
  • Registered with the Legal Practice Council