Adding Legal Value

Themis Law Chambers are the offices of Themis Commercial Legal Advisors (Pty) Ltd, a professional and experienced team of commercial law specialists, and Hayes Incorporated, a firm of attorneys with wide ranging expertise in multiple areas of the law. Our team is dedicated to adding legal value to clients’ legal needs by ensuring our services are as comprehensive and cost-effective as possible. We are dedicated to providing each matter the necessary individual attention whilst maintaining a professional relationship with our clients.


"Our business required the services of a lawyer on a couple of occasions during the past 18 months. As a small business we are sensitive to costs but it was necessary for us to get expert advice. The advice and course of action to follow was always professional and astute and we referred clients to Themis since then. We felt the fees were good value. The biggest advantage for us however was that we felt Melanie to be extremely approachable and sensitive to our issues at the time and we felt she had our best interests at heart. This is not something we associated with law firms."

Paperpilot, Director, Paperpilot

"The highly skilled and professional team at Themis takes care of all our legal matters. They care about our business as much as we do and have become true partners in our success story."

Val De Vie Estate

"Dedicated, business oriented, and knowledgeable"


"As our attorneys for nearly ten years, Themis have provided us with a customised professional service distinguished by their ability to respond quickly and efficiently to our needs"


"“The Business world today is tough, demanding and fast-paced. You were instrumental on getting a number of our restructuring deals done successfully. We especially value your responsiveness to deal with matters on hand and your ability to draft the precise legal documents necessary to capture the transaction terms in a straight and uncomplicated manner. We are looking forward to work with you again, and would recommend you whole heartedly”"

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It commonly happens that employees resign after receiving a Notice to attend a Disciplinary Hearing, to avoid being dismissed (and to avoid the embarrassment of going through the disciplinary hearing.) Such resignations are usually summary and with immediate effect. It hardly makes sense for an employee who wants to avoid disciplinary steps, to resign on…

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It’s been a long-standing principle of dispute resolution at the CCMA and Bargaining Councils, based on the CCMA Rules, that legal representation of any party is never allowed at conciliation or at arbitrations of unfair dismissal disputes, where the dismissal was for misconduct or incapacity, most often poor work performance. A commissioner sitting in the…

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Demand Loans

By Nico Hudson (Candidate Attorney at Hayes Incorporated)

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