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Commercial Attorneys


Our proficient commercial attorneys are here to ensure your legal matters are as orderly and predictable as a well-arranged lineout. Whether it’s contracts, litigation, structuring, or any legal corner of the commercial arena, we’ve got you covered.

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  • Company Registration and Structuring
    We're whizzes at anticipating the legal needs of start-ups and revamps, ensuring your business begins on a firm foundation. Our legal team can assist you with registering your company for your new venture, or giving an existing one a makeover. We'll guide you through the complexities of the corporate jungle and ensure that your company is established in compliance with all applicable regulations while looking good in the corporate world.
  • Compliance
    Business compliance isn't just about following rules; it's about risk management. Our team keeps your operations fully compliant with changing regulations. From industry-specific requirements to data protection and corporate governance, our team is fluent in the language of legal compliance and will ensure that you meet your obligations and minimize your risks, allowing you to focus on business growth with confidence.
  • Contract Drafting
    In business, clarity is power. Beyond the legal jargon, we craft legally sound documents with fewer dramatic twists and more solid protection for your business interests. This ensures both parties understand their commitments and rights, preventing misunderstandings and future conflicts. We’ve got the script covered with sale agreements, service agreements, intellectual property licenses, joint-venture agreements, non-disclosure agreements, shareholder agreements, engineering, procurement and construction agreements, operational and maintenance agreements, partnership agreements, data sharing agreements, software development agreements, and subscription for shares agreements.
  • Debt Recovery
    With the South African economy's ups and downs, it's not uncommon for businesses to face unpaid invoices that significantly impact your business's financial health. We offer professional debt recovery services to help you recover what's rightfully owed to you. Our strategic approach includes negotiation, litigation, execution, and liquidation to ensure that your debts are settled efficiently and effectively.
  • Business Expansion
    As your business evolves, the legal implications multiply. Whether it's franchising, partnerships, or mergers, we provide comprehensive expansion structuring advice, ensuring that growth happens within the South African commercial framework. We'll provide the legal soil, water, and sunlight to help your business thrive and bloom in the business landscape.
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
    Disagreements are part and parcel of business. We'd prefer to settle disputes with a game of rock-paper-scissors, but when that doesn't work, we're seasoned litigators who'll fight for your business interests. We can can handle your corporate and commercial litigation in the High Court or arbitrations with skill and determination, advocating for your rights and interests every step of the way.
  • Asset Protection
    Safeguarding your business assets is crucial in today's competitive environment. Our diligent approach allows us to structure your business in a way that minimizes risk and enhances asset protection, ensuring the longevity and security of your enterprise. We employ a multifaceted approach, combining legal registrations, contracts, and proactive strategies to guard what's rightfully yours.
  • Liquidation and Business Rescue
    Not all business stories are about success; some need a pivot or a new direction. Whether it's restructuring or shutting down, we offer compassionate, knowledgeable guidance, ensuring stakeholders' interests are respected. We guide you through the legal processes involved in resolving or applying for business rescue or liquidation.
  • Labour
    You can’t scale a business without a workforce. We ensure you remain compliant by offering solutions during disputes and providing guidance on employee rights, retrenchments, and disciplinary matters. We’ll navigate the complex regulatory landscape of employment relations while your focus on building a business that runs like a well-oiled machine.


We are reliable attorneys in Stellenbosch providing top-notch legal advice without all the intimidating jargon and complexity. We believe in making strategic moves that fit into your bigger picture. We’re obsessed with our ethics, and while we won’t bend the rules for you, we’ll let you choose a few things like how you interact with us and how often.

We cover a wide range of legal areas, from Family Law to Property and Commercial Law. With a team of dedicated attorneys, our goal is to unravel the knots in your legal issues carefully and efficiently.

We’re not the cheapest in town, but we do our best not to have you feeling like you're paying for over-priced beer with a bad aftertaste. Fairness and transparency are at the core of what we do.


For reliable legal advice that comes with a personal touch and freedom of choice, give VZS Attorneys a try. We're eager to be on your team.


We pride ourselves on delivering personalised, attentive, and effective legal advice tailored to your unique situation. Our objective is to exceed your expectations, not simply meet the minimum requirements.


We don't just tick boxes or go through the motions. We respect your bigger picture with a strategic approach. We don't just do something without considering the consequences and how they might impact you. 


We are committed to providing a fair and transparent billing structure to ensure that you understand the costs involved and the value you receive from our services. We keep you informed a at every stage of the process to foster a clear line of communication and to address your concerns.

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