Who we are
Established in 1896 as a result of a merger between the two practices of MacRobert, de Villiers and Hitge, and Lunnon and Tindall, we have, since our humble beginnings, grown to be one of the most respected law firms in South Africa.
In addition we also afford recent graduates the chance to complete their compulsory article years with us. Our major local and international clients include automotive corporations, banks and other financial institutions, as well as commercial, industrial and mining corporations.
MacRobert manages law concerns in the following fields: medicine, property, pharmaceuticals industrial engineering, oil, food and beverage, clothing manufacturing and the steel and iron industry.
We are a multi-city law firm with offices in Pretoria (head office), Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg; and are therefore in a position to provide legal services throughout the country.
We are a Majority Black Owned, Level 1 Contributor on the Revised Codes
Candidate Attorneys - Applications for articles starting in 2022 and 2023 are open!
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Insights & Knowledge
Wednesday, April 7, 2021
PASSING OF TRANSFER OF IMMOVABLE PROPERTY FROM A DECEASED ESTATE
Considering purchasing a property from a deceased estate? There are some practicalities to be complied with.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
I'VE ALTERED MY FORENAME OR SURNAME DOES THE DEEDS OFFICE NEED TO KNOW ABOUT IT?
Section 93 of the Deeds Registries Act, 1937 (Act No. 47 of 1937), provides the framework for the recording of an alteration of a forename(s) or surname applicable to already registered deed(s) or documents.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
What are the requirements for issuing sick notes?
The requirements for medical practitioners issuing sick notes and considerations when responding to questions regarding the validity of a sick note.