Callyn Datnow
Director/

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Callyn is head of the civil litigation and conveyancing departments at Witz Inc. and has been since joining the practice in January 2016.

Callyn has extensive experience and knowledge in commercial and civil litigation, including debt collection. Callyn has worked with clients in a wide variety of different industries including corporate commercial clients, technology companies, hotels, transport and property owning companies. Her emphasis is always on negotiating the settlement of claims and, when necessary, the enforcement of claims.

In addition, she is a conveyancer and a notary public. Callyn’s litigation background ensures that a client’s properties are transferred with the client’s interests being carefully scrutinized to avoid legal risk. Callyn manages the preparation of sale agreements, full title property transfers, sectional title transfers and related registrations, mortgage bond and notarial bond registrations, notarial leases and servitudes and all other Deeds Office registrations and cancellations.

Callyn started her career at Shapiro-Aarons Attorneys and was later appointed a director. She graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand in 2007 and has in excess of 10 years experience in litigation behind her.

Callyn assists clients with resolving all kinds of disputes in the most amicable and efficient manner possible. Her wealth of knowledge and experience means that she is a fierce advocate for her client’s rights and best interests. She works hard to ensure that her client’s disputes are resolved in a manner which is cost effective and meaningful for her clients.