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 2023 are open!
Although academic results will get us interested, this is not all that we are looking for. We are looking for the EISH factor: energetic, intelligent and self-motivated individuals who are hardworking.
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Insights & Knowledge
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
MARRIED ACCORDING TO THE LAWS OF A FOREIGN COUNTRY: TO BE …… OR NOT TO BE ASSISTED BY YOUR SPOUSE WHEN TRANSFERRING OR ALIENATING YOUR PROPERTY
If a party to an Agreement of Sale or Mortgage bond, is married according to the laws of a foreign country, it is of vital importance to ascertain the domicilium of the husband. Failing which it might place the transaction at risk if the spouses are not duly assisted when needs be.
Wednesday, October 27, 2021
What is FLISP and why must I take note of it?
FLISP (Finance Linked Individual Subsidy Program), the purpose of FLISP is to assist first-time homebuyers with the acquisition of residential property.
Wednesday, September 8, 2021
IMPORTANCE OF A WILL
The reasons for the importance of making a Will, drafting same, disposing of property after death and the importance of appointing an Executor, are all explained in this article