Marthán Theart

Knowledge & Information Coordinator

Marthán is an admitted attorney who started working at the Centre in January 2013. Before joining the Centre as Attorney on its Mining and Water programmes, he completed his articles at Delport van Niekerk Attorneys in Port Elizabeth in 2012, during which time he worked on civil litigation, drafted commercial contracts and assisted in conveyancing transactions. He holds a BA LLB from Stellenbosch University and an LLM in Environmental Law from University of Cape Town. Marthán is passionate about conservation; he is a qualified SANParks Honorary Ranger and served as part of the Addo Elephant Park Core before moving to Cape Town.

In Afrikaans: Marthán is in Januarie 2013 as prokureur by die Sentrum aangestel. Voor sy aanstelling het hy sy kandidaat-prokureurskap by Delport van Niekerk Prokureurs in Port Elizabeth voltooi. Gedurende hierdie tydperk het hy hoofsaaklik ondervinding opgedoen in siviele litigasie, die opstel van kommersiële kontrakte en aktebesorging. ‘n BA LLB graad van die Universitieit van Stellenbosch is aan hom toegeken in 2007 en hy beskik ook oor ‘n LLM in Omgewingsreg van die Universiteit van Kaapstad. Marthán is passievol oor wildbewaring; hy is ‘n gekwalifiseerde SANPark Erebewaarder en het gedien as Erebewaarder in Addo Olifant Park voordat hy na Kaapstad verhuis het.

mtheart at cer.org.za