Tania Volschenk

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Senior Associate

Location: Tygervalley

Tel: +27 21 910 9080

Fax: +27 11 535 8580

Email: tvolschenk@werksmans.com


Tania Volschenk is a Senior Associate in the Environmental Law and Property & Real Estate practice areas. She specialises in property development; land use planning, and environmental and heritage law. A registered Professional Town Planner, Tania is also experienced in all town planning-related matters, i.e. rezoning and subdivision applications; environmental impact and basic assessments; township development; property commercial law; and the drafting of property-related agreements. She also advises on due diligence investigations; lease agreements; commercial property transactions; and sale and purchase agreements.

  • Mining, Environmental & Resources
  • Property Law and Real Estate
  • Property Development 
  • Land Use Planning, Environmental and Heritage Law
  • Registered Professional Town Planner 
  • Experienced in all town planning related matters, ie rezoning and subdivision applications
  • Environmental Impact & Basic Assessments
  • Township development
  • Property Commercial Law
  • Drafting of property related agreements
  • Due diligence investigations
  • Lease agreements
  • Commercial property transactions
  • Sale and purchase agreements
  • General property matters and related transactions which include rendering legislative and regulatory advice


  • B.Tech: Town and Regional Planning (with distinction) (Cape Peninsula University of Technology)
  • LLB (University of South Africa)
  • 2001- 2011: Town & Regional Planner, Dennis Moss Partnership Inc. (Stellenbosch)
  • 2012: Consultant, Werksmans 
  • 2013: Candidate Attorney, Werksmans
  • 2015: Associate, Werksmans
  • 2018: Senior Associate, Werksmans
  • Registered Professional Town Planner
  • Invited by UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) to attend the 3rd World Congress of Biosphere Reserves (MAB Conference), assisting with drafting of Madrid Action Plan (MAP)