Our team’s experience, skill and commitment ensure we successfully deliver to clients over and over again. The activities of the Litigation Department include all aspects with regard to:
Insolvency: This is one of the largest departments in the firm. We service trustees, liquidators, and leading South African Banks, consistently acting in matters exceeding one billion rand. The firm successfully acted in the largest liquidations the country has witnessed. Services include voluntary and compulsory sequestrations, shareholders and creditor voluntary winding ups, compulsory winding up applications, insolvency related litigation and interrogations.
Business Rescue: Since the inception of the new Companies Act, specifically Chapter Six of the Act that deals with business rescues, the firm has been advising major banks and attending creditor meetings. Mr Damons has been involved as business rescue practitioner in major matters running into hundreds of millions of rands.
Matrimonial and Family law: These services include divorce disputes, mediations, custody applications, maintenance hearings and domestic violence matters.
Labour and Human Resources: We deliver a wide range of services to both employers and employees.
Financial Services: The firm is proud to have one of the directors, Mr Damons, serving on the Financial Services Appeal Board (Appointed by the Minister of Finance) and as a member of the Takeover Regulations Panel (appointed by the Minister of Trade and Industry). We are able to provide a wide range of services in this regard, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and Stock Exchange listings.