B.Diac (Youth Work), B Diac Hons (Practical Theology), LLB., LLM (Environmental L.aw)
He began his career in Law in 2004 at Eugene Kruger & Co Attorneys where he was employed as an article clerk while he was enrolled for LLB. at the University of Pretoria (UP). In 2009 he completed his LLB. and was admitted as an Attorney on the 28th day of January 2010. He was promoted to Director of Eugene Kruger & Co Attorneys on the 1st day of September 2011.
In 2012 he enrolled for his LLM degree in Environmental Law at University of North West (NWU), Potchefstroom and successfully completed his course in November 2014. The main subjects for the LLM in Environmental Law that he completed are as follows:
- SA Environmental- and Planning Law
- Local Government and Environmental Law
- Occupational Health and Safety Law
- Climate Change Law
The subject of his dissertation is: “Die regulering van koolstofbelasting in Suid-Afrika”, translated as The regulation of carbon tax in South Africa. He submitted and passed his dissertation during November 2014 and received his degree at the ceremony in Mei 2015.
During 2013 he attended two courses in Project Management known as Managing BY Project (MP3) and Guiding Organisational Change, presented by Davis & Dean, accredited by the Project Management Institute, ECSA and the Services Sector Education and Training Authority.
Eugene Kruger was uo to the 1st of August 2018 a full-time Director and Attorney at Eugene Kruger & Co Attorneys. He is was responsible for the day to day operations of the Litigations, Commercial law, Liquor Licencing and Environmental departments of the company.
He is currently serving on the Liquor Committee of the Law Society of South Africa and is a member of the Law Society of South Africa, Environmental Law Association South Africa, Green Building Council of South Africa and the Federated Hospitality Association of Southern Africa [FEDHASA].
As a Sole Proprietor he consults and works with various companies and individual clients on legal issues, including business entity development and choosing the effective vehicle for the purpose of the client or business, monitoring and evaluation of strategy and implementation of strategy.
He will be focusing his practice on Environmental Law, Occupational Health and Safety Law, Liquor Licensing Law and
Commercial Law. In the recent past he was involved with the structuring and formal negotiations on the behalf of Tala Living (Pty), a Road Construction company, that involved mine haulage roads and environmental authorizations regarding road making, to name only a few.
He is newly appointed Director of Bakusasa Training Academy (Pty) Ltd. Bakusasa Training Academy is a Health and Safety Consultancy business and training provider. They have approached him to assist them with the legal side of the business as well as the Health and Safety and Environmental Audits.