About Hugo Van der Berg Inc.

Hugo Van der Berg Inc.is a law firm based in Petrusburg in the South Western Free State.The firm was established in 2014 when Dewald van der Berg joined Jan Hugo at his established firm.

Jan Hugo has been practising as an attorney and notary since 1983 and specialises in matters relating to insolvencies, as well as property law. Jan is also a Professional Associated Property Valuer.

Dewald van der Berg was admitted as an attorney in 2009 and specialises in commercial law.

We are in possession of a level 4 BEE Certificate. Click here to download the certificate.




Our practice has a strong emphasis on the agricultural industry, due to the environment we operate in. We offer our clients the following services:

  • Litigation (Magistrates Court and High Court matters);
  • Drafting of contracts;
  • Formation of companies and trusts;
  • Drafting of wills and administration of deceased estates;
  • Property valuations on instructions from curators of insolvent estates, as well as valuations of deceased estate assets and valuations for litigation and arbitration proceedings; and
  • Property transfers and other and conveyancing matters.

We work in cooperation with Hugo & Terblanche Auctioneers and Estate Agents, which enables us to offer our clients a one-stop service in property transactions.



20 Ossewa Street, Petrusburg, 9932
PO Box 8, Petrusburg, 9932
Tel: 053 574 0002
Fax: 053 574 0192

Also feel free to contact us directly:

Jan Hugo:   082 555 9084 / hta@htaa.co.za
Dewald van der Berg: 072 576 9828 / dewald@htaa.co.za