Mornè Gouws

Mornè works as a Legal Executive. He is also a qualified non-practising South African attorney, admitted to practice as such in 2003.  Prior to moving to Ireland in 2018 Mornè was a partner at a leading commercial law firm in Pretoria, which served a wide variety of clients throughout South Africa and abroad.  He is an experienced litigator, and also served as a Commissioner of the Small Claims Court in South Africa for more than 10 years.

Before joining MDM Solicitors, he trained as a Legal Costs Accountant, where he gained valuable experience in the preparation and taxation / adjudication of Bills of Costs and matters ancillary thereto.

He has a keen interest in consumer protection and published a number of papers in South African Law Journals on this topic.


National Diploma in Police Management

Bachelor of Laws (University South Africa)

LL.M (University of South Africa)

LL.M (University of Johannesburg) (International Commercial Law)

Mornè can be contacted on 021 2390620 or by e-mail