CONVEYANCING

Our firm is well experienced in conveyancing work i.e. property transfers, registration and cancellation of mortgage bonds and other securities, sectional title, subdivisions and consolidations.

Our mortgage bond registration service turnaround time is normally 5 working days when all the documents are available. The conveyancing fees are regulated by the Tariff set by the Law Society of Zimbabwe.

 

INHERITANCE, SUCCESSION AND FAMILY LAW

The firm has a plausible inheritance, succession and family law practice, particularly dissolution of marriages, custody, guardianship and maintenance laws.

the firm also does registration of estates and administration of deceased estates, assists clients in Estate Planning and Administration such as drafting, interpreting and registration of wills.

LAW OF BANKING AND NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS

The firm assist clients who are interested in entering into various forms of mining leases, tribute agreements and community share ownership. The firm has been involved in the mining sector, advising on mining rights and laws, buying, selling, financing and developing projects in the most important mining jurisdictions. 

The firm is also equipped to assist in dealing with matters pertaining to environmental sustainability and environmental claims, including environmental impact assessment, mining activities, closure and rehabilitation waste management, forestry management amongst others.

LABOUR LAW

The firm through its vast knowledge assists with all employment law related matters including contracts of employment drafting, disciplinary procedures, human resources policy formulation and advice, collective action negotiations and bargaining

termination proceedings, retrenchment and dispute resolution. The firm also has experience in labour litigation from internal hearings, labour officers, arbitration, Labour Court and Supreme Court.

 

LAW OF BANKING AND NEGOTIABLE INSTRUMENTS

Bond Registrations.

Our practice offers a fast and reliable mortgage bond registration service. Our turnaround time is normally 3 days when all the documents are available. We also do registration of notarial covering bonds (special and general).  The firm also deals with Corporate Secretarial Services focusing on advising on the current legislation relating to the laws of banking and negotiable instruments as well as any changes in the law. We assist in the drafting of commercial agreements from within the bank and also with its outside service providers and customers.

Debt Collection (foreclosures)

We recover all bad debts on behalf of financial institutions. At handover stage it is imperative that you forward to us copies of the mortgage bonds and the title deeds as well as any guarantees on behalf of the borrower. It is essential that we are provided with as much documentation as possible that supports the claim so that we are informed fully of the nature of the matter. Once a debtor has been handed over we would deal directly with the debtor and the financial institution would not negotiate with the debtor without advising the firm.  We guarantee a short turn around in our debt collection service and our efficiency is dependent though on the solvency of the debtor as well as his guarantors and available securities as well as the efficiency of Court officials.

LANDLORD AND TENANT LAW

The firm offers services in property owner and tenant law. The firm has experience of several years in drafting and reviewing lease agreements, advising pension funds, property companies and estate agents in respect of their property related issues. The firm’s lawyers have vast experience in litigation in property owner and tenant disputes, evictions, and representations in alternative dispute resolutions like rent board.

LITIGATION

Civil litigation

Drafting pleadings conducting civil trials which include family law, tenancy law, contract law, property law, company law among other areas at law.

Criminal Litigation

The firm also does criminal litigation. The lawyers at the firm  have capacity to appear before the Magistrates Court, High Court, Supreme Court and Constitution Court. Representation with the firm starts at early stages like police stations and bail stage.

MINING & ENVIRONMENTAL LAW

The firm assist clients who are interested in entering into various forms of mining leases, tribute agreements and community share ownership. The firm has been involved in the mining sector advising on mining rights and laws as in buying, selling, financing and developing projects in the most important mining jurisdictions. The firm is also assist in matters pertaining to environmental sustainability and environmental claims, including environmental impact assessment, mining activities, closure and rehabilitation waste management, forestry management among others.