Welcome to Machanik Attorneys


Cape Town's Top Litigation and Labour Attorneys

Machanik Attorneys is a litigation and labour law firm, offering a wide range of legal services and expertise in the High Court, Regional & Magistrate’s Court, the Labour Court and the CCMA. We are based in Cape Town’s CBD. We are also available for consultations in Hout Bay and the Atlantic Seaboard.

We offer legal advice and legal services in the following practice areas:

Litigation Services and Advice

  • Commercial and private 
  • High Court proceedings and appearances  
  • Regional Court proceedings and appearances 
  • Magistrate Court proceedings and appearances 
  • Letters of demand 
  • Summons’ and/or trial actions 
  • Motion proceedings 
  • Marriage and co-habitation agreements          
  • Family Law advice and services 
  • Divorce advice and services
  • Property leases and disputes
  • Commercial disputes
  • Commercial contracts
  • Research, preparation and providing legal opinion
  • Tenders
  • Correspondent Attorney Services

Labour Law Services and Advice

  • Employers and employees
  • Contracts of employment
  • Independent contractor agreements
  • Recruitment advice
  • Performance appraisals and management
  • Disciplinary enquiries
  • Terminations
  • Dismissals
  • CCMA proceedings and appearances
  • Labour court proceedings and appearances
  • Human Resources Consulting & Training
  • Industrial Relations Consulting & Training
  • Employment Equity
  • Workplace Skills Plans
  • Research, preparation and providing legal opinion

Machanik Attorneys has access to a range of consultants and attorneys with expertise for any of your other special legal requirements, including conveyancing, notary services, wills, commercial agreements and deceased estates.