Commercial law is the body of law that applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and businesses engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade, and sales. It is often considered to be a branch of civil law and deals with issues of both private and public law.

At Hannes Pretorius Bock and Bryant Attorneys we strive to bet the very best in this field. We value each and every client and we firmly believe that each client has different needs that has to be met. Therefore, we strive to be the very best by providing each and every client with a tailor-made solution.

This field of law also includes the drafting of contracts, be it a sale of business, sale of vehicle, transfer of shares, memorandums of incorporations of companies or employments contracts.

Our experienced Commercial team headed by Partner Hannes Pretorius and assisted by Cherisse van den Berg and candidate attorneys. Our team of Commercial attorneys deliver top notch legal counsel to a vast array of entities which include Individuals, Government and Financial Institutions, Private Equity Firms as well as both Public and Private Companies.

Our expertise in this fields include (but is not limited to):

  • Business law
  • Corporate law
  • The reviewing and drafting of founding documents of companies
  • The drawing up of contracts
  • Law of business enterprises
  • Employment law
  • Consumer Law
  • Law of Partnership
  • Corporate Governance
  • Joint ventures
  • Acquisitions and Mergers
  • Company Registration
  • Law regulating co-operatives
  • Sale of shares/business
  • Director disputes
  • Company and Shareholder disputes
  • Entertainment law
  • Franchises
  • Forensic investigations and due diligence
  • Intellectual property, copyright and trade marks
  • Litigation
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Outsourcing
  • Property development

We have a committed and passionate team that care about our clients. We believe that everything we do should be in the best interest of our client. We have an excellent team, which is highly qualified and who has access to current and top-notch resources in order to ensure that the best possible and tailor-made solutions are given to our clients.


Hannes Pretorius, Bock & Bryant Attorneys have been around since 1993 and are always available to help you with legal advice.

  • Conveyancing
  • Divorces
  • Litigation
  • Wills & Estates
  • Additional Services



81 Helderberg College Road, Somerset West

PHONE: +21 852 8313 / 5