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Director

Ben Mathewson

Ben, the Founding Director, qualified with a Dip Iuris, B Proc, LLB (UNISA) and a Masters degree in Criminal Law (LLM) from the University of Cape Town. He has been practicing criminal law since 1994, and is a highly skilled trial lawyer. Fields of expertise are Criminal Trials, Appeals to the High Courts of South Africa and Supreme Court of Appeal.
Tel: 083 285 7657
Email: ben@mgia.co.za

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Director

Josua Greeff

Josua obtained the following qualifications in commerce and law: BCom Hons (UPE), MComm (US), BProc (UNISA), LLB (UNISA) and BDP (US). He holds the position of Director and has Right of Appearance in the High Court. Josua has experience in all aspects of criminal litigation.
Tel: 083 256 8012
Email: josua@mgia.co.za

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Director

André Johnston

André completed his LLB degree at the University of the Western Cape in 2001. André has been practicing criminal law since 2002, and is an all-round experienced criminal litigator with a sub-speciality of his being immigration law-related cases. André is also the head of our After-Hours Bail Application Team.
Tel: 083 360 1702
Email: andre@mgia.co.za

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Attorney

Lundi Maki

Lundi completed his LLB degree at the University of the Western Cape in 2012. In 2013 he joined the Cape Town Criminal Legal Aid Unit as a Candidate Attorney, where he specialised in criminal law litigation in the Magistrates Courts. He ceded his articles to join MGIA in 2014. Currently he is an admitted Attorney with experience in trial litigation and opposed bail applications. He is an all-round Criminal Law Litigator who strives to provide excellent legal service to our clients. Lundi is also a member of our after-hours bail application team.
Tel: 071 850 1424
Email: lundi@mgia.co.za

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Attorney

Anthony Berinato

Anthony joined MGIA in 2016 where he was previously an admitted Advocate of the Western Cape High Court. He has experience in High Court Litigation, and is an all-rounded and experienced Litigator, having been involved with numerous high profile matters. Specialising in Criminal Law, he strives to provide excellent legal service to our clients. Anthony is part of our after-hours bail application team.
Tel: 0833213707
Email: anthony@mgia.co.za

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Candidate Attorney

Benjamin Prinsloo

Ben Prinsloo holds a BA in Economic History and Law as well as an LLB, having graduated with both degrees from the University of Cape Town. He has had an exceptional wealth of experience working in social justice NGO’s throughout his studies and continues to develop his skills in criminal litigation at MGIA. Ben Prinsloo is an active member of our after-hours bail application team.
Tel: 083 277 2903
Email: benp@mgia.co.za

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Our Admin Ladies

Taryn Harkness, Nontando Mji and Staycey Pieterse
Tel: 021 422 5333
Email: enquiries@mgia.co.za