with an expert legal team
Du Plessis & Mostert has successfully acted for Plaintiffs and Defendants in numerous matters in the Magistrates' Court, Regional Court and the High Court of South Africa.
Our approach to litigation is pro-active and solution based.
Our litigation services include the drafting of legal opinions, drafting of letters and pleadings, consulting with clients, consultations with experts and consultations with counsel.
COMMERCIAL & CORPORATE LAW
Du Plessis & Mostert's commercial law department is one of the cornerstones of the firm’s practice. This department has developed a formidable reputation in rendering excellent cost-effective service and transactional advice to a diverse portfolio of clients.
This department drafts and advises transacting parties in relation to commercial contracts, facilitates reportable and non-reportable mergers and acquisitions, assists in competition commission related issues and advises on corporate restructuring, business enterprises as well as a plethora of commercial transactions.
Du Plessis & Mostert has a team of Attorneys with invaluable knowledge of eviction proceedings in terms of the PIE Act, the ESTA Act as well as commercial evictions.
Whilst understanding the complexities arising from the unlawful occupation of property, we aim to assist our clients with the eviction process as swiftly and cost effectively as possible.
WILLS & ESTATES
The department’s skilled and experienced practitioners offer specialist advice in the drafting and execution of wills. These services extend to advising on effective structures with a view to minimizing estate duty exposure and address clients’ unique succession planning needs.
The dedicated team also attends to the administration of deceased estates in a timely and professional fashion with a proper appreciation of the frustration and emotional distress normally faced by the deceased’s heirs and beneficiaries
Du Plessis & Mostert offers both conveyancing and notarIal services with the utmost dedication and of the highest standard to both private parties and corporate entities.
We undertake to give positive and regular feedback on the progress of a client's transaction.
Not only do our offices render conveyancing services, but we also render notarial services such as the drafting and registration of notarial bonds, antenuptial contracts, servitudes and other notarial documents.
Du Plessis & Mostert has a team of highly skilled and experienced litigators, providing effective solutions to any criminal law problem which a client may be faced with.
With a team of dedicated attorneys, we have the capacity to provide efficient service at short notice and at any location. Regardless of when & where a client is involved in a criminal matter, we ensure prompt assistance.
Mr Pierre du Plessis was admitted as an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa, Western Cape Division, on 12 February 1925 and on the same day started the sole proprietorship under the name Pierre du Plessis Attorneys. Mr Barry Schapiro later joined the firm as a partner, but moved to Bellville by the end of 1966.
Mr Eddie Mostert (Snr) then joined the firm as a partner in January 1967 and since then, the other and current partners, namely Jan Potgieter, Marius van Zyl and Eduard Mostert (Jnr), joined the firm.
Du Plessis & Mostert was named the third-best small law firm in South Africa by the leading magazine "Professional Management Review - Africa" a few years ago - an achievement of which the firm is very proud.
We aim to provide tailor made and specialised legal services to the residents and businesses of Malmesbury and surrounding towns, as we have done for over nine decades. We strive to ensure that our clients always receive the best legal advice and that their personal and business matters are addressed and resolved professionally and cost-effectively.
We are aware that the legal industry is one which is rapidly and ever changing. Accordingly, we strive to stay ahead of these changes and always ensures that we are up to date with the latest developments in the industry, thus allowing us to provide our Clients with the most up to date, cost effective and efficient legal advice and services.
Our clients' business is our highest priority and we always ensure that they receive the high-quality legal assistance they deserve.
EDUARD MOSTERT email: firstname.lastname@example.org
MARIUS VAN ZYL