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Our Team - Our Strength

Johan Engelbrecht

Johan is the head of the Buderim team and has been practising law since 1991. 

He is originally from South Africa  where he practised for his own account as a Lawyer, Conveyancer and Notary Public.

Johan is a people’s person with a love and passion for Real Estate and he would be most pleased to assist you with any Residential and or Commercial Property Transaction.

In addition talk to Johan if you need assistance with the Sale and/or Purchase of a Business and or any Commercial or Retail Lease.

Johan has an open door policy and you are welcome to pop in at any time!

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Kerian McNamara
Director & Notary Public

Admitted as a solicitor in 1981, Kerian has over 35 years of experience in the areas of wills & estates, commercial law, property law, personal injury and compensation law. Kerian was a partner and subsequent senior partner of McNamara & Associates in Gatton from which he retired in November 2016. During this time, he has established a well-known reputation and lifelong relationships with satisfied clients and other professionals.

Kerian enjoys dealing with his diverse range of clients, from property developers to agricultural producers and due to his years of experience he can consistently achieve the best outcomes for his clients.

Kerian has been involved in numerous community and social pursuits including Scouts Queensland, Agforce, the Gatton Aeropark and has remained active in the local business community where his legal mind is well valued. In the last ten years, Kerian has provided pro bono legal and other assistance to community groups within the Lockyer Valley such as Lights on the Hill, Grantham Flood Recovery and he was an original member of the Recycled Water Board in the early 2000s.

Among his many achievements, he was recognised for his leadership in the legal profession by his appointment to be a Notary Public in 1999.


  • Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Queensland
  • Solicitor and Barrister of the Supreme Court of the Northern Territory
  • Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors


  • Member, Queensland Law Society
  • Member, Society of Notaries Queensland


Alice McNamara

Admitted as a solicitor in 2015, Alice holds a Bachelor of Laws and Bachelor of International Relations with a major in Diplomacy from Bond University and a Graduate Diploma in Legal Practice from the Australian National University.

Alice assists Director Kerian McNamara in various facets of legal matters and has experience in a wide range of commercial, litigation and property matters. However, Alice predominantly practices in the area of succession law including estate planning, estate administration and estate litigation.

Alice has lived in the United Arab Emirates working at the Australian Consulate-General where she facilitated two-way investment between Australia to the Middle East and North Africa Region. Alice is also a Director of non-for-profit organisation Generation Innovation to foster innovation amongst the youth of the Sunshine Coast and is passionate about seeing the youth of the Sunshine Coast develop and prosper.

Jacob Fernance

Jacob is an integral part of the Cameron Roger’s team practising in the commercial and litigation departments of the firm. An enthusiastic solicitor with nous and passion for the law, Jacob works closely with his client’s to ensure they understand the process and are treated with care and compassion. Customer service, ethics and efficiency are key traits which lead to success for his client’s. Jacob’s goals are to build sustainable long term relationships with his client’s which promote organic growth in his referral network.

Ellie Mann

Ellie is a kingpin in our conveyancing department and prides herself on her passion for property law, and assisting clients through their conveyancing transactions. With excellent communication skills, Ellie ensures that her clients understand the process of buying and selling a home and hope to leave her clients feeling confident throughout the transaction up until settlement.

Dianne Gee

Di was born and raised in Toowoomba and  commenced her legal career straight from school at a boutique law firm . Di  progressed through various departments and became office manager for the word processing and administration departments. 

 Di relocated to the Sunshine Coast in 2000 and  commenced working at Cameron Rogers & Co in 2012 as their Receptionist and Conveyancing Assistant after taking time off to raise her family.   Over the years Di has established a rapport with clients and fellow lawyers.  Di is the first point of contact for clients ensuring their needs are met and is a valued member of our team.

 On the weekends, Di enjoys relaxing at the beach with her family and watching her children play sport.

Our promise to you:
Protection and understanding in a complex world.

We know the Coast, we know Buderim, we know the law and we enjoy the trust of myriad individuals and businesses.

We do not take our responsibilities lightly, treating every matter from large commercial acquisitions to personal home conveyances with the same level of enthusiasm, integrity and professionalism.

In a world made more complex by the proliferation of new laws and legislation, our broad range of expertise can provide vital assistance with your negotiations.