From Africa.

For Africa.

About Lawtons Africa

We have the knowledge and experience to meet and exceed your expectations and offer a variety of legal services customised to fit your specific needs. Learn more about what we offer below. 

Lawtons Africa is a South African law firm. Our roots stem from seeds sown in down-town Johannesburg in 1892.

Our practice areas include employment, litigation, construction, tax and exchange control, corporate/commercial, transaction advisory, real estate, private equity, competition/anti-trust, business restructuring and insolvency, wills and estates.

Our team of lawyers, including  directors, consultants, associates and candidate attorneys are highly qualified, market-recognised and skilled.

We have deep roots in South Africa and will continue to grow and connect further into Africa.

Lawtons Africa offices are prepared for the COVID-19 lockdown regulations:

Our reception desk is open and in addition to daily housekeeping we have professional deep-cleaning services in place.

All visitors, clients and staff must wear masks at all times and will be temperature-scanned on arrival. No one will be allowed entry to the building without a mask.

A register is kept of all clients, workers and other parties entering our offices.

All necessary public health protocols and social distancing measures are in place in our offices and meeting rooms, and the number of employees at the office will be kept to a minimum.

The majority of our team continue to work remotely as our IT and security infrastructure are designed to enable a seamless service from any location. We are available via email and mobile to continue assisting you with your business needs in these exceptional circumstances.

For booking of our meeting rooms, which are equipped for hygiene measures and social distancing, kindly contact


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