The Firm

Our team consists of highly motivated attorneys and support staff who have the proven ability to deliver excellent results. Our extraordinarily high ethical standards and our prompt turnaround time is what motivates our clients to return every time. Our attorneys are recognized for a flexible and friendly approach as well as our passionate driving force to deliver the best services. Our attorneys focus on specific areas of law such as Property Law, Family Law, Civil Litigation, Debt Collections, Administration of Trust, Antenuptial Contracts, Deceased Estates and Wills.

Whilst we are rightly proud of all our services we especially pride ourselves on our property service whether it be a straight forward possession action, a multi-million rand conveyance of property or just advice on a knotty problem. Our attorneys have a broad range of experience and we are able to foresee any potential difficulties in relation to other areas of law. We use the best software on the market to process our transactions,we constantly review our graphs to ensure that we successfully communicate with clients,estate agents and banks to maintain excellent turn-around times.

Meet the Team

Allison Mariska Schoeman

Allison Mariska Schoeman

Managing Director

 “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”Mahatma Gandhi

Allison Mariska Schoeman is the Managing Director of AMS Attorneys Inc. She obtained a Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of South Africa whilst employed on a full-time basis and raising three children. She completed her articles of clerkship at Strauss Daly Attorneys and has also worked at other top tier law firms in Durban gaining valuable experience in the legal industry. She commenced her legal career as a conveyancing paralegal in 2002. She is well known amongst the leaders in the Real Estate industry for her passionate driving force and exemplary customer service. She is a force to be reckoned with when faced with poor service delivery from third parties involved in her matters. Her vast knowledge of various legal disciplines makes her extremely capable of addressing all your legal issues.

Kavashini Naicker

Kavashini Naicker


“Work hard in silence. Let your success be your noise.”Frank Ocean

Kavashini Naicker obtained her Bachelor of Laws Degree from the University of Kwa-Natal. She commenced her career in the legal industry in June 2005 with Ramouthar Attorneys where she was exposed to various legal disciplines. She gained valuable experience at this firm. She completed her articles under the mentorship of Mr Ramouthar and was admitted as an attorney of the High Court in December 2006. In addition to her already impressive resume she also served as a Prosecutor for the National Prosecuting Authority. She realised that her passion lies with Conveyancing and Property Law and obtained her admission as a Conveyancer in November 2015 to pursue her career as a Conveyancer. She joined AMS Attorneys Inc in September 2018 and soon proved to be a valuable addition to the team resulting in a promotion as a Director of the firm in May 2019. She is a team player with a positive and determined attitude. She firmly believes there is no substitute for hard work and dedication and these values reflects in everything she touches.

Cherise Jewnarain

Cherise Jewnarain


“By wisdom a house is built, and by understanding it is established; and by knowledge its rooms are filled with rare and beautiful treasures”Proverbs 24:3-4

Cherise Jewnarain obtained her Bachelor of Laws degree at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2016. She completed her articles at a boutique law firm in Durban specialising in property law and conveyancing where she was first exposed to the Conveyancing industry. She was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court in March 2019. With her admission date already confirmed she joined AMS Attorneys Inc as a Professional Associate in our Conveyancing Department where she has already made her mark. She is extensively involved in her local church and dedicates her personal time to activities involving her church and various charitable institutions. She is passionate about her religion, family and friends. She has a bubbly and approachable personality which accords well with the values adopted by AMS Attorneys Inc. She is very ambitious and will soon be writing her conveyancing exam.

Alisha Vicatos

Alisha Vicatos

Office Administrator

“With God all things are possible”Mark 10:27

Alisha’s warm welcoming smile, positive attitude and eagerness to help, make her an integral part of the AMS team. She supports our Attorneys with all their administrative requirements and ensures the smooth day-to-day running of the practice. She has more than 5 years experience as a litigation secretary specialising in family law.  She is always eager to lend a hand. Her hard work and commitment are evident in every task that is assigned to her.

Justine Swan

Marketing Manager

“Be fearless in the pursuit of what set your soul on fire.” – Jennifer Lee

Justine Swan graduated Cum Laude from Varsity College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing Management. She joined AMS Attorneys Inc in February 2019 as Marketing Manager. She is responsible for the firm’s brand awareness, marketing and development of the firm’s client database and general client care. Her position and AMS Attorneys Inc allow her the freedom to explore her creativity whilst gaining valuable experience from the firm’s Managing Director, Allison Schoeman. Her penchant for research and problem-solving, an interest in current affairs and a desire to learn, brings an energetic and refreshing approach to her work.