Rick Smith joined Prinsloo Bekker in 2017 as a Senior Associate. Rick was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court in 2008 and as a Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England & Wales in 2013.

Rick attends to any civil or commercial litigation matters in either the High Court or Magistrate's Court including the Supreme Court of Appeal. He still retains strong ties to the United Kingdom with a sound contact basis of legal professionals.

Rick further provides commercial legal support including drafting of commercial contracts to a wide variety of small to medium business enterprises with the view of "prevention is better than cure", regularly assessing and identifying corporate clients' risks and liabilities in advance.

Rick is married to his wife, Lizelle with beautiful baby Owen who is stealing hearts by the minute! His further interests include bonsai, films, music and food.