Litigation

As one of the most successful litigation departments in South Africa, our combination of experience, commitment and skill, accounts for our high number of successes, and has earned us the respect of advocates and opponent colleagues.

The largest department at Fluxmans, our renowned litigation teams specialise in High Court litigation, arbitration and all dispute resolution processes.

Effective litigation or alternative dispute resolution is critical in finding the best and most efficient resolution and we use our extensive experience and skill to determine the best process for each client so as to act in their best interests.

While we offer large firm services, we are also dedicated to delivering personal litigation solutions that are sensitive to our clients’ environment while striving to protect and, where necessary, defend them and/or their business by creating strategies that are practical and, if applicable, commercial.

We provide extensive Litigation services including:

  • Arbitration
  • Drafting dispute resolution and arbitration clauses
  • Fact-finding enquiries
  • Risk management
  • Alternative dispute resolution processes, including mediation
  • Settlement negotiations
  • Administrative appeals in relation to decisions by regulatory bodies, including reviews of such decisions
  • Opinions
  • Cross-border litigation
  • Tribunals (local and international)
  • Supreme Court of Appeals
  • Constitutional Court litigation
  • Banking and finance disputes
  • All aspects of insolvency litigation – and all aspects of business rescue and financial restructuring litigation Class actions
  • Data protection, privacy and cybersecurity
  • Divorce – all aspects of divorce litigation, including mediations, visitation rights, custody, disputes, maintenance disputes, divisions of proprietary rights and interests, disputes and the like.
  • White collar crime including:
    • advising senior management and directors faced with employees who have perpetrated frauds and other criminal offences;
    • investigating and preparing docket for lodging of complaint with South African Police Services;
    • assisting the National Prosecuting Authority with their prosecution and criminal trial – this to ensure convictions; and
    • defending those charged with criminal offences.
  • Divorce – all aspects of divorce litigation, including mediations, visitation rights, custody, disputes, maintenance disputes, divisions of proprietary rights and interests, disputes and the like
DIRECTORS
Alex Peral+27 11 328 9316
Buhle Duma+27 11 328 1814
Charles Shapiro+27 11 328 1841
Colin Strime+27 11 328 1843
Galia Bloch+27 11 328 9321
Ian Shapiro+27 11 328 1825
Jerome Levitz+27 11 328 1700
Jonathan Shafir+27 11 328 1820
Kevin Van Huyssteen+27 11 328 1730
Lionel dos Passos+27 11 328 1801
Ryszard Lisinski+27 11 328 9333
Saul Aryeh Shoot+27 11 328 1779
Trevor Simon+27 11 328 1804
Kira Fuchs+27 11 328 1845
Simphiwe Shoba+27 11 328 1712