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A Breytenbach Attorneys - Criminal Specialist (Port Elizabeth)

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Areas Of Practice:
Bail, Bail (24hrs / After Hours), Criminal, Drunk Driving, Forensic Investigations, Labour Law, Litigation (Criminal), Police Brutality / Assaults, Unlawful Arrest
136 Cape Road, Mill Park, Gqeberha / Port Elizabeth
Eastern Cape
Gqeberha / Port Elizabeth
Postal Address:
PO Box 27666, Greenacres, Gqebertha, 6057

A Breytenbach Attorneys offer professional cost-effective legal services in aspects of criminal law, labour law, forensic consulting and compliance related matters.  Our core values include diversity, adaptability, honesty and trust assisting our clients with the best possible outcome.


Criminal Law:

We offer a wide range of services focussing on criminal litigation and support during pre-trial and trial procedure in the Magistrate and High Courts:

Consultations and advice on forensic and investigation reports issued by private and public-sector investigation units

  • Pre-trial procedure in terms of section 105A of the Criminal Procedure Act
  • Bail applications
  • Bail applications on new facts
  • Bail appeals, and other advice regard to bail
  • Consultations regarding trial- and plea procedures
  • Trial procedure and attending to trial
  • Private criminal procedure and other advice regarding criminal litigation
  • Appeal and review of cases
  • Unlawful arrests and injuries sustained while in custody

Labour law:

We offer investigation and support services into prosecuting and chairing of disciplinary enquiries with regard to allegations of:

  • Theft and fraud
  • Mismanagement
  • Misconduct
  • Insubordination
  • Breach of contract  
  • Corruption
  • Staff dishonesty
  • Failure to comply with policies and procedure
  • Drafting of investigation reports with recommendations and conclusions
  • Drafting and formulating disciplinary enquiry evidence packs with charges
  • Initiating disciplinary enquiries
  • Chairing of disciplinary enquiries 

Forensic consulting:

We offer services into the scoping, planning and costing of risk advisory and forensics investigation services as well as the investigation of allegations of criminal activity and possible financial irregularities.  We can further advice clients on financial crime and compliance related matters.

  • Drafting the terms of reference, investigation plan, scope and time-frames for investigations
  • Ensure appropriate methodologies and professional standards are deployed and followed
  • Draft and review investigation reports
  • Make appropriate findings, conclusions and recommendations
  • Make appropriate recommendations on control weaknesses, control deficiencies and systems
  • Present findings to stakeholders
  • Liaising with law enforcement agencies and present evidence in criminal and departmental matters

Mission Statement

Our mission is to provide the best counsel, advocacy and personal service to our clients.

We are committed to:

  • Understanding our client’s unique needs
  • Achieving creative, practical, and effective solutions
  • Working hard for the success of our clients and the firm
  • Attracting, developing, and retaining exceptional and diverse professionals
  • Serving the legal system and the public


We at A Breytenbach Attorneys strive to:

  • Provide the best legal advice to our clients
  • Build legal knowledge, skills and experience
  • Building our brand and reputation
  • Building a team of talent collaborative colleagues and culture
Contact Person:
Andries Breytenbach

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