Attorneys Notaries Conveyancers Johannesburg - Cape Town

Attorneys Johannesburg & Cape Town South Africa

Notaries & Conveyancers

Van Deventer & Van Deventer Incorporated is a reputable law firm in South Africa with offices in Rivonia Sandton, Johannesburg and Brackenfell Bellville, Cape Town.

Our firm of attorneys in Johannesburg and attorneys in Cape Town comprehensively cover the following areas of specialisation of legal practice:

  • Conveyancing Services - Conveyancing attorneys and general conveyancers, Conveyancing & Bond Cost Calculators
  • Divorce and Family Law - Divorce attorneys and family lawyers, Child Maintenance, Custody & Parenting plans. International Abduction
  • Estates, Trusts & Wills - Estate administration lawyers, Family & Discretionary Trusts, Living Wills, Amending Trust Deeds
  • Marriage and Matrimonial Property - Antenuptial contracts, Matrimonial Regime Changes, Cohabitation Agreements, Life Partnership Agreements
  • Notarial Services - Notaries, Apostille Certificates, General Notarial Bonds, Notarised Documents
  • Property Law - Real Estate lawyers, Sectional Title Developments, Property Zoning
  • Civil Litigation & Debt Collection - Arrear levy collection

We know that Van Deventer & Van Deventer Incorporated’s distinctive spirit comes across through these pages because we are passionate about what we do. As an active firm in the local legal fraternity, we offer superb legal advice based on current legislation in South Africa.

We are highly capable lawyers in whom you can have real confidence, partly because of our technical expertise and our team of excellent support staff, but also because of our ethical practice and absolute professionalism.

Although we have law offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg, South Africa, our single office approach ensures excellent communications and efficient co-ordination of our resources.

We handle complex, strategic work and litigation based on our respective clients' needs (some of whom represent various organisations), but appreciate the importance of value for money, commercial awareness and flexibility.

We are also lucky enough to enjoy what we do, primarily because of the great, long-term relationships we build with our many valued clients and the legal advice we are able to dispense to them.

You can rely on us to put in the hard work and dedication focusing on your important legal issues which will be excellently dealt with thanks to the diversity of our professional expertise.

[Title]Estate Agent Commission – Conflicting Claims

In order for an estate agent to be entitled to commission, they must have been the effective cause of the transaction. This means that they must have played a direct and significant role in bringing the buyer or tenant and the seller or landlord together and in facilitating the successful completion of the transaction.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Wednesday, January 25, 2023 Views: 39


[Title]Stipulatio Alteri – Claiming for Agent Commission

A stipulatio alteri is a legal term that refers to a provision or clause in a contract that states that one party will receive a benefit or commission, regardless of whether or not they were the cause or reason for the contract being fulfilled. 

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Monday, January 23, 2023 Views: 39


[Title]Owning an Exotic Pet – It’s Legal, but is it Ethical?

Laws and regulations regarding exotic pet ownership can vary by country or region, and different species may be considered exotic in different locations. Some animals may be considered exotic in one country, but not in another, depending on the native species of that area.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Friday, January 20, 2023 Views: 187


[Title]Transferring Deceased Estate in South Africa

Throughout a person's life, they will accumulate a variety of assets and obligations. These assets can range from tangible items such as property, vehicles, and furniture to liquid assets like cash. On the other hand, liabilities may include home loans, personal loans, and retail accounts.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Thursday, January 5, 2023 Views: 75


[Title]How to Avoid Delays in the Transfer of Property

Property transfer delays can be extremely frustrating for everyone involved and, what’s worse, is that often delays can cause unexpected costs from arising – costs that nobody prepared for.

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Posted by Cor van Deventer on Tuesday, December 20, 2022 Views: 180