Nikki commenced articles with Hofmeyr Herbstein & Gihwala Inc (now Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr) and later left her position as Director in the Commercial Department to relocate to Dubai.

Since returning to South Africa she has also held positions as corporate financier and the past few years as legal professional for a multi-faceted back office for high nett worth individuals and select businesses.

Nikki re-joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as Executive Consultant in the Corporate and Commercial practice in January 2019. In 2020, Nikki was appointed as a Senior Associate.


  • Rand Afrikaans University (RAU): B.Com (Law) LLB (cum laude)
  • Higher Diploma in Tax Law (cum laude)
  • Admitted as attorney: 1998


  • Legal Practice Council