Our firm’s goal is to grow our practice with a focus on client service and satisfaction.

The Practice

The proprietor of the law firm is Chantel Fordham (LLB) who commenced practice inĀ 2011.

Chantel started her career in the corporate property environment and thereafter joined a commercial law firm to complete articles and gain further commercial law experience. She has positioned herself in the field of trial advocacy as a civil litigator focusing primarily on the running of Magistrate Court motions and trials.

Chantel is able to assist clients throughout the entire processes involved in litigation from mediating a dispute prior to litigation to preparing and presenting argument at trial and finally preparing and presenting bills of costs to the taxing master for consideration.

Fordham Attorneys practice areas:

  • Correspondent work in the
    • South Gauteng (Johannesburg) High Court,
    • North Gauteng (Pretoria) High Court,
    • Pretoria Magistrates’ Court,
    • Johannesburg Magistrates’ Court, and
    • Randburg Magistrates’ Court;
  • Any civil litigation trial advocacy work;
  • Rescission of Judgments;
  • Debt review;
  • Commercial contracts (leases, agreement of sale, shareholders agreements, etc);
  • Insolvency, Liquidation and Rehabilitation;
  • Labour law; and
  • Family law.