Celeste was admitted as an attorney in 2000, after gaining sound experience in commercial litigation, JSE listings and mergers whilst completing her contract of articles at a prominent Cape Town law firm. She also practiced in the field of personal injury law and acted for several insurance companies. She elected to pursue her career in the field of personal injury law whilst gaining further experience in the field of insurance law.
Celeste was appointed as a professional assistant at Henry Shields Chiat in 2002, and was promoted to associate at DSC Attorneys after the merger in 2004. Celeste was promoted to senior associate in 2009.
Celeste currently specialises in personal injury law and also has experience in family law (including ante-nuptial contracts, divorces, custody, maintenance and access matters).