Innovative and Tailored Turnkey Solutions

About Us

We are a dynamic boutique law firm founded on the values of integrity, transparency and accountability. We have adopted a modern approach to the practice of law and continually strive to deliver innovative, tailored and results-driven solutions throughout our specialized areas of practice.

We believe that as the world changes, so too must the way in which law is practiced. In keeping up with the times and breaking the mould of what the traditional law firm should be and should look like, we strive to unlock new value for our clients.

We do not believe in simply chasing the next billable hour and through using a combination of fixed/outcome-based billing models (where possible) and various legal tech tools, we are able to unlock the value that clients seek when acquiring legal services.  

Our innovative approach has assisted us in building strong relationships with prospective clients, whilst further cementing relationships with our existing client base operating within the agricultural, construction, engineering, manufacturing and mining sectors within the Republic of South Africa.

By taking the time to really understand both you and your needs or the needs of your business, we are able to ensure that the legal strategies formulated are specifically tailored to your circumstances.

We invite you to partner with us as your strategic legal advisors in order for us to assist you in building and maintaining a solid foundation on your road to success.  

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Our Team

Michael Herbst

Managing Attorney

Michael Herbst is our founder and currently the managing attorney of our firm. He has amassed an extensive range of experience through representing a diverse range of clients, on both contentious and non-contentious matters, within the agricultural, construction, engineering, manufacturing, mining and medical sectors within Southern Africa.

He has a particularly deep passion for the agricultural, construction and engineering sectors through being exposed to these sectors from a very young age. He has become a trusted advisor to various stakeholders within these industries.  

Education

  • LLB, University of the Witwatersrand (2015)
  • PG Dip - Commercial and Business Law, University of the Witwatersrand (2016)
  • Advanced Course in Construction Contracts, University of Pretoria (2019)

Admissions

  • Admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa with rights of appearance (2017)

Notable Engagements:

  • Represented a leading South African infrastructure and resources company in relation to a construction defects related dispute with a subcontractor, within the Kingdom of Eswatini (Swaziland), where a favourable outcome was achieved for the client.
  • Part of the team that performed a legal review and analysis in relation to aspects of a revised edition to a model form of construction contract published by a leading national representative body within the building and construction industry in the Republic of South Africa.
  • Lead attorney on various medical malpractice damages claims instituted within the Republic of South Africa, where settlements achieved and judgments handed down were in excess of ZAR 30 000 000.00.

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