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Practice Areas

Our Practice Areas

Our overall area of expertise

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  • Raubenheimers have a strong conveyancing, property and real estate team which advises on all aspects of conveyancing, property law and real estate, including:
    • general property law and real estate
      • transfer of immovable property
      • registration of mortgage bonds
      • subdivisions, consolidations and opening of township registers
      • notarial services
      • land planning, land use and rights applications
      • compliance with local and national legislation
      • conveyancing
    • commercial (commercial, industrial and residential)
      • structuring of entities, strategic planning and implementation
      • lease agreements, homeowners associations, sectional title developments and fractional ownership
      • property rights
    • transactional (immovable and movable property)
      • specialist transactions
      • commercial contracts
      • property and project finance (commercial, industrial and residential)
      • advising on all aspects of property developments

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  • Our Commercial Department offers a broad range of corporate commercial and transactional services, including:
    • Companies Act, Regulations and related Codes
    • sale and purchase of corporate and commercial businesses
    • restructuring of business entities
    • joint ventures
    • schemes of arrangement
    • share incentive schemes
    • memorandum of incorporation and shareholder agreements
    • corporate formations and structuring
    • corporate restructuring and or corporate governance
    • corporate governance
    • general commercial advisory
    • company secretarial services
    • legal, statutory and regulatory compliance affecting companies
    • broad-based black economic empowerment agreements
    • drafting, negotiating and reviewing all forms of commercial and business contracts
    • insolvency, restructuring and business rescue
    • establishing of trusts and trust law compliance
    • establishment and administration of trusts
    • administrative and local government law
  • Our Property Development Law Department provides specialized legal services tailored to property development ventures, including:

    • Conducting comprehensive land acquisition due diligence in accordance with South African Land Use Planning Ordinances.
    • Analyzing zoning and land use regulations under the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act (SPLUMA).
    • Negotiating and drafting development agreements and contracts compliant with the National Credit Act (NCA) and Consumer Protection Act (CPA).
    • Advising on environmental impact assessment and compliance with the National Environmental Management Act (NEMA) and Environmental Impact Assessment Regulations.
    • Managing permitting and regulatory approvals processes in line with municipal bylaws and regulations.
    • Structuring development financing and investment vehicles under the South African Companies Act and Securities Regulation Code.
    • Providing dispute resolution and litigation support for property development disputes, including matters governed by the Arbitration Act.
    • Ensuring compliance with building codes, regulations, and standards set forth by the National Building Regulations and Building Standards Act.
    • Negotiating lease agreements and managing tenant relations in accordance with the Rental Housing Act.
    • Representing clients in real estate transactions and negotiations under the Alienation of Land Act and Deeds Registries Act.
    • Resolving property boundary disputes and easement issues per the Prescription Act and Sectional Titles Act.
    • Advising on property tax assessments and exemptions as per the Property Rates Act.
    • Assisting with compliance with community and neighborhood association regulations, including those outlined in community scheme governance documentation.
    • Conducting due diligence for property development projects involving historic preservation or conservation easements under the National Heritage Resources Act.
    • Providing legal advice and representation in affordable housing development projects, compliant with applicable housing legislation and policies.
  • Our Litigation Department routinely acts and advises on a broad range of commercial litigation and dispute resolution matters, both prior to and after the commencement of any litigation process, including:
    • High court litigation
    • Divorce law
    • Regional court litigation
    • Magistrate’s court litigation
    • evictions
    • liquidations and sequestrations
    • debt recovery (including foreclosures and asset recovery)
    • labour and employment
    • marital disputes
    • alternative dispute resolution matters and processes
    • administrative and local government
    • settlement negotiations
    • administrative appeals
    • statutory and specialist ombuds of various industries
    • arbitrations and regulatory tribunals
    • general commercial litigation
    • third party claims
  • Our Wills and Estates Department provides comprehensive legal assistance to help individuals navigate the complexities of estate planning and administration, including:
    • Administration of Deceased Estates
    • Drafting and Reviewing Wills
    • Estate Planning and Asset Protection Strategies
    • Trust Formation and Administration
    • Power of Attorney Drafting and Execution
    • Inheritance Dispute Resolution and Litigation
    • Curatorship appointments
    • Charitable Giving and Philanthropic Planning
    • Estate Tax Planning and Compliance
  • Our Trusts Department provides expert legal guidance and support to help individuals and businesses establish and manage trusts effectively, including:
    • Trust Formation and Registration
    • Trust Deed Drafting and Review
    • Trustee Appointment and Removal
    • Trust Administration and Compliance
    • Trust Asset Management and Investment Advice
    • Trustee Duties and Responsibilities Guidance
    • Trust Amendments and Variations
    • Discretionary Trust Planning and Implementation
    • Asset Protection Trust Structuring
    • Trust Dispute Resolution and Litigation
  • Our Company Law Department offers comprehensive legal services to assist businesses of all sizes in navigating the complexities of corporate governance and compliance, including:
    • Company Formation and Registration
    • Corporate Governance Advisory
    • Shareholder Agreement Drafting and Review
    • Director Duties and Responsibilities Guidance
    • Corporate Restructuring and Reorganization
    • Mergers and Acquisitions Due Diligence
    • Corporate Compliance Audits and Risk Assessments
    • Regulatory Compliance and Filings
    • Corporate Finance and Securities Law Compliance
    • Corporate Dispute Resolution and Litigation
Our Expertise

Other specialist areas of practice include


Including Apostille and DIRCO Authentication. Postnuptial contracts and notarial bonds – ensure specialised assistance by a Notary Public

Labour and Employment

Ensuring clients receive expert guidance and support in all labour and employment matters.

Administrative and local government

Ensuring clients receive effective guidance and representation, simplifying complex regulatory concerns.


Providing compassionate and effective legal support for all family law matters, ensuring your interests are protected.

Third Party Claims

Expertly handling third-party claims, securing your rights and maximizing your compensation.

Property rights

Safeguarding property rights and advising on Community scheme living and management

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Frequently Asked Questions

Raubenheimers is committed to providing personalized and effective legal solutions tailored to each client’s unique needs. With our experienced team of attorneys and dedication to client satisfaction, you can trust that your legal matters will be handled with care and expertise, ensuring peace of mind and favorable outcomes.

Our practice consist of different legal departments and you may be uncertain in which department your matter falls.

By completing and sending the Meeting Request form and providing a brief description of your legal matter, we will allocate your meeting request to the relevant department and they will contact you to set up an appointment.

Please take note that your meeting request provides us with information on when you are available to meet, but the relevant attorney might not be available. We will confirm a date and time of meeting.

Partnering with Raubenheimers ensures seamless legal support tailored to your needs. Experience the advantage of prompt, responsive, and attentive service from our dedicated team of legal professionals.

We prioritize your peace of mind, offering clear communication, regular updates, and proactive guidance throughout your legal journey. With Raubenheimers, you gain more than just legal representation; you gain a trusted partner committed to your success and satisfaction.

We are committed to providing you with the best possible legal assistance, and we want to ensure that your experience with us is both productive and beneficial.

To make the most of your consultation, we recommend taking the following steps to prepare:

  1. Gather Relevant Documents: Please gather any relevant documents related to your legal matter, such as contracts, agreements, correspondence, or any other pertinent information. Having these documents on hand will allow us to better understand your situation and provide more tailored advice.

  2. Define Your Goals and Concerns: Take some time to think about your goals and concerns regarding your legal issue. Whether you’re seeking advice on a business matter, estate planning, or any other legal issue, having a clear understanding of what you hope to achieve will help us address your needs effectively.

  3. Prepare Questions: Write down any questions or concerns you have about your legal matter. Our team of experienced lawyers is here to answer all your questions and provide guidance, so don’t hesitate to ask anything that’s on your mind.

By preparing for your consultation in advance, you’ll be able to make the most of our time together and ensure that we address all your needs and concerns effectively.

We look forward to meeting with you and providing you with the expert legal assistance you deserve.