The Team

SHOWKAT ALIE MUKADAM

Director

Director, Wills, Succession Planning, Sharia Wills, Trusts, Tax Compliance & Estate Planning

BComm (Hons) Taxation (UCT) CA (SA) FPSA®

A specialist in estate and succession planning as well as tax compliance, Showkat Alie Mukadam is a chartered accountant who has enjoyed a distinguished career over more than three decades. He established Legacy Fiduciary Services in August 2010.

Mukadam also serves as nonexecutive director for various organisations and as an independent trustee on several trusts. He is a member of the Fiduciary Institute of South Africa (FISA®).

He is a longstanding trustee of the South African National Zakah Fund (SANZAF), which has over the past 45 years become a leading relief organisation responsible for collecting and distributing more than R150 million per annum.

CHRIS MURPHY

Director

Director, Senior Deceased Estate Administrator, Wills & Estate Planning

BProc FPSA®TEP

Chris Murphy is a shareholder director at Legacy Fiduciary Services and has been with the company since 2010. He is an admitted attorney who specialises in estate planning, administration of estates and drafting of wills.

A member of the International Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, Murphy is also a member of the Fiduciary Institute of South Africa (FISA) and holds the Fiduciary Practitioner of South Africa (FPSA®) accreditation.

Murphy deals mainly with deceased estate administration, for a limited number of clients annually. His responsibilities include managing Legacy Fiduciary Services Private Trust, which is a wholly owned subsidiary of Legacy Fiduciary Services.

CHARLES EVISON

Director

Director, Wills, Trusts, Agreements & Estate Planning

BA LLB FPSA ®

Charles Evison is an admitted attorney, who specialises in estate planning as well as drafting of wills and trusts. He is a member of the Fiduciary Institute of South Africa and has Fiduciary Practitioner of South Africa (FPSA®) accreditation.

He was a commercial attorney for many years. He joined Legacy Fiduciary Services as a director soon after it was established in 2010.

Evison’s focus is the fiduciary arena and the ever-evolving trust law, within which parameters he strives to find simple and practical solutions to often complex challenges. He manages a team that looks after trust administration, which includes accounting, setting up the trust, drafting the deed as well as drafting loan agreements.

Alfie BESTER

Director

Director, Wills, Trusts, Agreements & Estate Planning

FPSA® TEP

Alfred Bester is a shareholder director at Legacy Fiduciary Services. He joined the company in 2014. He is a founder member of the Fiduciary Institute of Southern Africa (FISA) and has Fiduciary Practitioner of South Africa (FPSA®) accreditation.
Bester is a member of the International Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP). He has been practising in the fiduciary field for almost four decades.

Bester specialises in testamentary and inter vivos trusts, for which he acts as independent trustee, as well as cross-border estate planning. He also acts as independent trustee on litigious trusts.

He is an expert at structuring art collections as part of estate planning.

Lorna Hudson

Head Client Relations & Administration

Client Relations, Administration & Custodian of Wills, Deceased Estates, Markerting

Fiduciary and Estate Teams

Danielle Andrews

Estates Administrator

Deceased Estates

Estate Team

Helene Bentz

Fiduciary Practioner

Deceased Estates, Wills, Trusts & Agreements

BA CC LLB FPSA®

Fiduciary and Trust Teams

Karin Stoop

Fiduciary Assistant

Deceased Estates, Wills, Trusts & Agreements

Fiduciary and Trust Teams

Waseem Salie

Practice Manager

Accounts & Administration

Financial Team

Meredee Martin

Administration

Wills, Trusts & Agreements

Trust Team

Ivor Bloom

Company Secretary

Administration

Company Secreterial Services

Olivia Golden

Office caretaker

Office Caretaker, Postage and Filing

Reception / Back Office

Wanda Visser

Senior Estates Administrator – Fiduciary Practitioner

Deceased Estates, Fiduciary, BJuris & Wills

FPSA® Bjuris

Fiduciary and Estate Teams

Carmen Greenfield

Junior Estates Administrator

Deceased Estates Administration & Wills

Fiduciary and Estate Teams

Anesh Parsotam

Fiduciary Assistant

Deceased Estates, Wills, Trusts & Agreements

LLB

Fiduciary and Trust Teams

Pauline Robbins

Fiduciary Assistant

Deceased Estates, Wills, Trusts & Agreements

Fiduciary and Trust Teams

Rayanah Ryklief

PA to Showkat Alie Mukadam

Wills, Trusts & Agreements

Fiduciary and Trust Teams

Hameedah Allie

Accounting Assistant

Accounts and SARS

Tax Compliance and Financial Teams

Kulthoem Abdullah

Accounting Assistant

Accounts & Administration

Financial Team

Melissa West

Receptionist

Reception Care

Reception / Back Office