Meyer Nel consists of father and son duo Pieter and Gideon Cillié, and have a staff of 5 members. Pieter has been at the firm since 1986 and Gideon joined the firm in 2000.
Both received BA and LLB degrees at the University of Stellenbosch and are admitted and qualified attorneys, conveyancers and notaries of the High Court. In 2006 Gideon also obtained the Certificate in Medicine and Law from Unisa. The firm has been located at its current address for more than 20 years.