Mick Scheckter’s Profile




B. Juris

Focus Areas:

Deceased Estates

Litigation with particular emphasis on insurance law, family law and insolvency law


After graduating at the University of Port Elizabeth (now NMMU), Mick completed articles at the firm Kaplan Loon Solomons & Blumberg, where he was admitted as a partner in 1983. After a rearrangement of partners, he then practised at Kaplan Blumberg Friedman Scheckter until 2001, when he commenced practising as Friedman Scheckter with his lifelong friend, Gerald Friedman and Romana Knuth.

Since he qualified Mick, has practised in Port Elizabeth acting for such companies as Stannic, Road Accident Fund and various municipalities.

Mick has been married to Stephanie, who is still the first Mrs Scheckter, whom he married whilst still a student at UPE. Their son Jonathan, lives in London and their daughter, Robyn, previously also of London, now lives in Durban. Mick is a confirmed hophead (lover of fine beer) and enjoys TV sport, walking the ocean and the bush, as well as his wife’s splendid culinary delights, served with regularity.

Contact: +27 41 395 8406

Fax: +27 41 363 1727

Email: mick@lawprop.co.za