Commercial and Corporate Law

Commercial and Corporate Law

Commercial law, also known as mercantile law or trade law, has a strong association with the economy, thus affecting society as a whole. We know that your business is just as unique as you and therefore draft agreements and structure transactions to suit your business’ specific needs.

We represent clients in areas such as corporate governance, business and contract law, company law, public procurement, real estate, banking and finance, mergers and acquisitions, tax, franchising, competition, labour and employment, to name a few.

By adding financial, tax, competition, regulatory and employment law expertise to our service, we are known for our value-generating role in corporate and commercial spheres.

This practice area includes:


Cornelia van Heerden


Cornelia is passionate about people and the law. She has a BA LLB degrees from the University of Stellenbosch.


Marzanne Nel


Marzanne joined the firm as a candidate attorney in 2004 and was admitted as an attorney and conveyancer in the Western Cape High Court in February 2006.


Anton O’Reilly


Anton obtained his B.Com Law and LLB degrees, from the University of the Free State and is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa

Michelle Corbett



Michelle obtained her B.Comm (Law) and LLB degrees at the University of Stellenbosch.

Carla Niehaus



Carla obtained B.Com (Law) and LL.B degrees from the University of North-West, Potchefstroom campus, where she was chosen as a Golden Key Member.

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