Our Services.

Commercial
Law

Trevor Keyes has a PGDip Law (Corporate Law) (Wits) which he graduated from shortly after the new Companies Act came into force. He is able to assist clients with advice in commercial law matters and drafting various agreements such as Memorandum of Incorporations, shareholders agreements, partnership agreements, Association agreements for Close Corporations, joint ventures, commercial lease agreements and various other agreements to assist a legal entity to be successful. 

Administration of Deceased Estates

Trevor Keyes has for over 30 years assisted in all aspects of the administration of deceased estates. This experience includes estate planning, drafting last wills and testaments and the winding up and administration of deceased estates both as an executor and agent. This area of law requires a large range of skills and experience which we can offer. We can assist in the full administration of the estate or only partial winding up to meet the clients needs.

Landlord and
Tenant Law

Trevor Keyes has had extensive experience in the area of landlord and tenant law in both residential and commercial properties. We can assist in drafting lease agreements and in perusing litigation for defaulting tenants.

Antenuptial
Contracts

We can assist clients in drafting and registering an antenuptial contract. An initial consultation is held where the various martial regimes are discussed. This includes estate planning, protection against financial loss and other benefits and disadvantages of each marital regime. Usually a second consultation is held where the agreement is signed and a letter provided for the marriage officer confirming that an ante-nuptial contract has been entered into.

Matrimonial
Law

Trevor Keyes has over 27 years experience in family and matrimonial law. This experience includes advise, mediation, settlement of divorce disputes in order to limit legal costs and expedite finalization of the proceedings and litigation in opposed divorces. His experience includes many years of protection of “custody” and children’s rights.

Property
Law

Our firm has had extensive experience in drafting last wills and testaments. This experience includes Estate Planning, protection from financial loss and the drafting of the will. Included in Trevor’s experience is the drafting of trust deeds and the creation of both inter vivos trusts and testamentary trusts.

Wills

Our firm has had extensive experience in drafting last wills and testaments. This experience includes Estate Planning, protection from financial loss and the drafting of the will. Included in Trevor’s experience is the drafting of trust deeds and the creation of both inter vivos trusts and testamentary trusts.

Conveyancing

While Trevor Keyes is not an admitted conveyancer, he has close connections with a conveyancing firm and can assist in the registration of the transfer of immovable property.

Notary Public

Trevor Keyes is an admitted Notary Public and can draft and notarial attest to all forms of notarial documents such as Antenuptial contracts, Notarial leases, Notarial bonds, apostilles and many other documents as required by the client.