School of Law

Austen Smith

Situated in the Provincial Capital Pietermaritzburg, and at the seat of the High Court, the Master’s Office and the Provincial Deeds Office, we are proud to serve both our local community and our agents in other Provinces.  We offer expert legal advice in Conveyancing, Litigation, Commercial Law, Labour Law, Trusts and Estates.

We are an Authorised Financial Services Provider (FSP), registered with the Financial Services Board and we are also level 2 B-BBEE compliant.  We are committed to bringing you efficient, cost-effective service for practical solutions.

LEVEL 2 B-BBEE COMPLIANT

THE SERVICES WE OFFER

CONVEYANCING

Mortgage Bonds, Sectional Titles, Townships, Subdivisions, Notarial Bonds, Servitudes.  For decades we have served on the panels of the 4 major South African Banks

TRUSTS AND ESTATES

Wills, Estate Planning, Administration of Estates, Trust Formation, Trust Administration.  Specialist Fiduciary services to offer you superior estate planning and trust advice.

LITIGATION

High Court, Magistrates Court, Divorce, Regional Court, Debt Collection, Arbitration, Settlement Agreements, Mediation, Maintenance and Custody

LABOUR LAW

CCMA, Labour Court, Labour Appeal Court, negotiations with Trade Unions, Individual Employment Law, Evictions, Disciplinary Hearings, Arbitration, Contracts.

INVESTMENT SERVICES

Registered Financial Services Provider, Call Bank Accounts, Fixed deposit and Notice deposit accounts.

We have a dedicated Investment Administrator who ensures that your valuable investment is invested optimally and at favourable rates with the major banking institutions.