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Woodhead Bigby Attorneys

Phone Number:
+27 (0)31 360 9700
+27 (0)31 305 2040
Docex 95, Durban
Email address:
Areas Of Practice:
Arbitration, Banking, Business Law, Civil, Collections, Commercial, Commercial Drafting, Company Law, Company Registrations, Competition Law, Contracts, Conveyancing, Copyright, Corporate, Credit Law, Customs & Excise, Debt Collections, Deceased Estates, Divorce, Employee Benefits, Employment Equity, Employment Law, Estates, Evictions, Family Law, Finance (Corporate), Finance (Project), Finance (Structured), Foreclosures, Franchising, Freight and Carriage, General Practice, High Court Practice, Human rights, Industrial Law, Industrial Relations, Insolvency, Insurance (Marine), Insurance Law, Joint Ventures and Acquisitions , Labour Law, Leases, Licensing, Liquidation, Litigation (Civil), Litigation (Commercial), Litigation (Corporate), Litigation (General), Litigation (High Court), Litigation (Insurance), Litigation (Magistrates Court), Litigation (Tax), Maritime Law, Mediation, Mergers and Acquisitions, Notaries Public, Partnership Agreements, Patents, Property Law, Sale of Business, Sectional Title, Sequestrations, Shareholders Agreements, Shipping, Taxation, Taxation (International), Town Planning, Township Establishment, Trademarks, Transport Law, Trusts, Wills
Years of Practice:
700 Mansion House, 12 Joe Slovo(Field) Street, Durban, also at, Deloitte Place, 2 Pencarrow Park, La Lucia Ridge Office Estate, La Lucia, Note with effect 23 March we will be at 92 Armstrong Drive La Lucia
Kwazulu Natal / Durban
Postal Address:
P O Box 2636, Durban, 4000
Other Offices:
Umhlanga Tel: (031) 560 7400 fax: (031) 560 7401
(Deloitte Place, 2 Pencarrow Crescent, Pencarrow Park, La Lucia Ridge Office Estate, La Lucia 4051)

Founded in 1922 by Theodore Woodhead, the practice has over the years built a solid reputation in the fields of business, commercial, property law, in the litigation sphere, in marine, insurance, family, employment and tax law, and in the administration of trusts and estates.
Huntly Bigby joined Woodhead in 1946, and served as Senior Partner for over 30 years until 1987. His son, Scott, became a partner in 1984 and is the current Managing Director of Woodhead Bigby Inc. The practice incorporated as a company on 1 May 2000.
The Durban office of Woodhead Bigby Inc has occupied the same premises in central Durban for more than 60 years and has been a member of the Durban Chamber of Commerce and Industry for over 50 years.
Woodhead Bigby Incorporated also has offices on La Lucia Ridge and is represented in Pietermaritzburg through the offices of Ngcobo Irving Inc., which firm Woodhead Bigby Incorporated co-founded with other participating lawyers.

Directors Henry Scott Bruce Bigby B.Proc, P.G. Dip.Maritime Law Richard Deverdene Haslop B.A., B. Juris, Ll.B, P.G. Dip. I.R. Ian Leslie Johnson B.A., Ll.B. Joanne Taylor B.A., Ll.B. Howard James Stephenson B.A. Ll.B., Ll.M. Yadhya Bissasser B.A., Ll.B. Russell Clyde Macdonald B.A.,Ll.B. Reshma Moopanar Ll.B. Lindiwe Ncube B. Proc. Ashika Ramphal B.Soc.Sci., Ll.B. Lisa Williams De Beer
Ngcobo Poyo & Diedricks Inc. Ngcobo Irving Inc
Contact Person:
Vanesa Francis