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Smith Attorneys is a boutique corporate legal practice based in Cape Town. Our team of attorneys, notaries and conveyancers are committed to rendering comprehensive professional services to a niche market of individual and corporate clients.


We offer a wide range of services and have experience in a large number of practice areas. If your needs are not covered by the services listed please feel free to contact us.
Some of our services are:


Litigation involves the legal process for settling those disputes or claims between and amongst natural persons, juristic persons and the State that requires objective determination

commercial Law

As the largest body of law, commercial law pertains to all aspects of business relationships and commerce.

Estates and Trusts

The South African tax system grows more and more complicated with the ever-changing tax environment together with the regular enactment of new laws.

Insolvency and Business Rescue

Smith Attorneys has extensive experience in advising clients on utilizing the liquidation or sequestration process as an effective tool in debt and asset recovery

If you require any legal assistance

We are here to assist you

Theon Smith 

Theon graduated from Stellenbosch and the University of Cape Town (UCT) with BA and LLB degrees and thereafter obtained a postgraduate degree in Income Tax and finalised his Masters in Company Law at UCT. Theon commenced practice for his own account under the name and style Theon and Associates in February 1993.
He has undertaken numerous challenging assignments that have seen the practice grow in stature and recognition over the past few years. Theon has built up specialist knowledge in Company Law, Tax, Property, Foreign Exchange and Trust Laws, in addition to a High Court litigation practice. Furthermore, he has built up a strong commercial and international investor client base.

Our Philosophy

Our philosophy is to conduct ourselves with honesty and integrity whilst providing practical, effective solutions to our clients’ personal and business needs. With our extensive legal knowledge and expertise we offer our clients a holistic service and on-going support.


Victoria Chambers,
2nd Floor Cape Town Cruise Terminal

V & A Waterfront

Cape Town 8001

PO Box 51866
V & A Waterfront 8002 | Docex Box 260 Cape Town

Phone: +27 (0) 21 418 5020

Fax: +27 (0) 418 5021

Working hours:

Monday to Thursday: 8:30 to 16:30

Friday: 8:30 to 16:00

Saturday, Sundays and public holidays: Closed.

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