Joamari Van Der Walt

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May 30, 2022

Joamari is an admitted South African lawyer with further admittance in Singapore.  She obtained her double Bachelor’s degree in Commerce and Law from the University of Stellenbosch and the University of South Africa. She practiced with various law firms in South Africa, owned her own law firm for 7 years, worked as commercial lawyer in Singapore and has been working as Legal Advisor in New Zealand for 3 years.

Joamari joined Horsley Christie in 2021 and specialises in Immigration Law, Property Law and Commercial Law. Her corporate commercial law skills is a unique addition to the firm’s commercial department.  She has An exceptional affinity for Immigration Law and the policy and economic considerations involved this field, and has empathy with her clients and their situations being a migrant herself.

Joamari is the current Vice-Chair of the Whanganui Chamber of Commerce and Industry since 2021 and has been on the Board since 2019.  She is actively involved in supporting the business community of Whanganui through her Chamber role.

Outside the law, Joamari enjoys outdoor activities such as mountain biking, surfing, skiing, playing golf, visiting the wonderful wineries of New Zealand and spending time with her friends and family.