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Wessels & van Zyl Inc (Cape Town)

Phone Number:
086 649 5443
105, Cape Town
Email address:
Areas Of Practice:
Antenuptial Contracts, Arbitration, Blacklistings, Business Law, Capital Gains Tax, Civil, Collections, Commercial, Commercial Drafting, Company Law, Company Registrations, Contracts, Conveyancing, Corporate, Curatorship / Curator Bonis, Debt Collections, Deceased Estates, Divorce, Due Diligence Audits, Emotional Will, Estates, Evictions, Family Law, High Court Practice, Insolvency, Insurance Law, Joint Ventures and Acquisitions , Land Claims, Land Rights, Leases, Liquidation, Litigation (Civil), Litigation (Commercial), Litigation (General), Litigation (High Court), Litigation (Magistrates Court), Litigation (Tax), Maintenance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Notary / Notaries Public, Partnership Agreements, Property Law, Provincial Government, Sale of Business, Sectional Title, Sequestrations, Shareholders Agreements, Sports, Taxation, Taxation (International), Town Planning, Township Establishment, Trademarks, Trusts, Wills
Roeland Square, cnr Roeland Street & Drury Lane, Cape Town
Western Cape / Cape Town
Cape Town
Postal Address:
P. O. Box 3135, Cape Town, 8000, 0028
Other Offices:
Lynnwood Office Park, 474 Lynnwood Road, Lynnwood, Pretoria: Tel +27 86 006 1061

Our mission is to consistently satisfy the needs of our clients by giving an above average professional service and to ensure that every client, big or small, receives the same high standards.

Our Aim

  • To employ highly motivated personnel who are trained and developed to combine service with the relevant technology on a professional and user-friendly basis
  • To use the best training and development techniques to unlock the potential of our employees
  • To achieve quality in everything we do

Achieving this goal will secure the support of existing as well as new clients and enable us to flourish as a leading market orientated entity striving to uphold integrity, human dignity, client orientation and quality. We remain totally committed to service excellence.

Our Values

Wessels & van Zyl encourages every employee to treat their colleagues, clients and all other people, with courtesy, respect and fairness. The Golden Rule is to act towards others as you would expect them to act towards you. Wessels & van Zyl's culture is built on the following values: 

Integrity To maintain social and ethical norms in all activities. 

Human dignity To treat people with respect and consideration for their unique needs, feelings and opinions. 

Market-driven To deliver a professional service to clients and thereby satisfying their needs in such a way that a sustainable positive attitude is created and the interests of the firm is promoted. 

Team work To strive for the greater benefit of the firm through an appreciation of the role each employee plays in achieving the overall goals. 

Quality To conform to the required standards set down by the Law Society of South Africa. 

Accountability To accept responsibility for the work delegated and execute it with diligence. 

Profit consciousness To ensure employee awareness of the need for their actions to be directed towards an honest gain for the firm.

The directors of the firm consist of Johan van Zyl (B Proc UP, Adv Tax Cert UNISA), admitted solicitor in the UK and Wales (non-practicing) and Tershia Calien (LLB UP).