APPROACH and
services

The firm strives to ensure that all aspects of our clients’ needs, and interests are catered for in-house, as this approach is most time and cost efficient.

Our firm is made up of attorneys who have extensive experience in drafting and advising on various contracts, formulating claims and providing assistance to our client’s in litigation as well as various alternative dispute resolution forums.

Our Services Include:

  • Contractual Matters
  • Dispute Resolution
  • Association with Kingsbourne (Pty) Ltd

Contractual Matters

The firm has extensive experience in:

  • providing advice and formulating claims on a wide variety of construction and engineering related contracts, including FIDIC, NEC, JBCC, GCC and Procsa;
  • drafting a full range of contracts related to the construction and engineering sector, including amendments to standard contracts and the drafting of bespoke contracts.

 

Recently, our firm has been extensively involved in advising a number of parties across the construction industry (including sub-contractors, contractors, principal agents and developers) on the present and ongoing impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and its implications.

Dispute Resolution

The firm is made up of attorneys who have extensive experience in both the formulation and presentation of matters in a number of alternative dispute resolution forums. One of our senior staff has extensive experience formulating and presenting cases as an advocate while acting as a member of the Johannesburg Bar.

Furthermore, the firm has extensive exposure to both the business rescue and liquidation processes, having advised both clients who are contemplating utilizing such processes and those who have claims arising out of such processes.

Two of our attorneys are Fellows of the Association of Arbitrators of South Africa and our team is experienced in both adjudication and arbitration proceedings.

Association with Kingsbourne (Pty) Ltd

The experience of our employees and the firms close association with Kingsbourne (Pty) Ltd means we offer both the cost and efficiency advantage of managing all aspects of disputes without the need, save in exceptional circumstances, to appoint advocates, external experts or additional staff to assist our clients. This results in the maximization of efficiency and the minimization of the unnecessary utilization and duplication of resources in providing services.