Fern Sutherland, who was born and raised in Pietermaritzburg, lived on the Maritzburg College property growing up and immigrated to New Zealand with her family as a young girl. A year later her family return back home to Pietermaritzburg, this time to stay.
Fern attended Pietermaritzburg Girls’ High School and after matriculating in 2005 had the great opportunity to spend the year abroad, which she did in the UK, Bath, before enrolling at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, Pietermaritzburg, in 2007. She graduated with an LLB degree in 2010.
After completing her LLB degree she remained in Pietermaritzburg to serve out her Articles of Clerkship, which she began at Weakley Greene Parau Attorneys in 2010 and completed at Hay and Scott Attorneys in 2012.
Fern joined our team at Viv Greene Attorneys in January 2013.