Dr Brand Claassen
Senior Lecturer
Private Law
CRS 203
Private Law
IB 79
051 4012697
Equitas Building 203

Short CV

After matriculating, Brand Claassen obtained the following degrees at the University of the Free State: B.Iur. (1983), LL.B. (1985), LL.M. (1991 – cum laude) and LLD (2011). He was the recipient of the Dean’s Medal for the best LL.M. student in the Faculty of Law in 1991. He completed his articles of clerkship at Naudés Attorneys and Honey and Partners respectively, and was admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa in 1992. He practiced as such at Honey and Partners for approximately one and a half years. He was appointed to the department of Private Law in 1993 and serves as departmental chair since 2008.

He is a keen sports fan and enjoys reading whenever time allows it.

Area(s) of Interest

Private Law

Medical law

Courses Presented

Third Party Compensation Law (LTPC4824)

Human Diversity and Legal Ethics (METH3714)

Capita Selecta from Medicina Forensis (LCRI7900)



T: +27 51 401 2451
F: + 27 51 401 3043

E: law@ufs.ac.za

Equitas Building
UFS Bloemfontein Campus

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