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De Vries Shields Chiat Inc t/a DSC Attorneys (Cape Town)

Phone Number:
146 Cape Town
Email address:
Areas Of Practice:
Arbitration, Civil, Disability, High Court Practice, Insurance Law, Litigation (Civil), Litigation (General), Litigation (High Court), Litigation (Insurance), Litigation (Magistrates Court), Mediation, Medical Negligence, MVA / Motor Vehicle Accident Claims, Personal Injury, Police Brutality / Assaults, Professional negligence, Road Accident Fund claim / 3rd Party claim, State Negligence, Unlawful Arrest, Wrongful Death
Years of Practice:
10th floor, Touchstone House, 7 Bree Street, Cape Town
Western Cape / Cape Town
Cape Town
Postal Address:
P O Box 1456, Cape Town, 8000

De Vries Shields Chiat Incorporated (DSC), a Cape Town law firm of personal injury lawyers, came into being on 1 May 2004 when three firms, De Vries (Cape Town) Inc, Henry Shields Chiat and Mostert and Bosman (Cape Town Partnership) merged. Our services include:

  • Medical Malpractice
  • Motor vehicle accident claims
  • Slip & trip
  • Metrorail / train accident claims
  • Aviation accidents
  • Dog bites 
  • Product liability
  • Lift & gate / door malfunction claims
  • Police assaults
  • Professional malpractice claims

De Vries (Cape Town) Inc was established in 1999 as the Cape Town branch of De Vries Inc of Sandton. De Vries Inc was founded in 1940. De Vries (Cape Town) Inc specialised in Personal Injury Law and Property Law.

Henry Shields Chiat (HSC) was a law firm of the most respected personal injury lawyers in the Western Cape. Henry Shields, who has practised for decades in the field of personal injury law, is well known locally and internationally and currently serves the International Bar Association (IBA) as its Negligence and Compensation Committee Secretary. He is also on the board of Governors of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America (ATLA). The latest volume of Corbett & Honey, The Quantum of Damages (widely used by personal injury practitioners) contains numerous cases dealt with by HSC and which made law.

Mostert & Bosman was founded more than 100 years ago of which Mostert and Bosman (Cape Town Partnership) specialised in Personal Injury Law and Conveyancing.

Cliff Timms, Kirstie Haslam
Contact Person:
Cliff Timms