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It was DARG’s day for Mandela

It was DARG’s day for Mandela

Team Assheton-Smith’s hard bitten animal lovers won out in the choice of how to give back for Mandela day and we spent our 67 minutes for Mandela on 18 July 2015 working for the Domestic Animal Rescue Group (DARG).  Everyone buckled down to making treats and toys for the animals at DARG.  Assheton-Smith Incorporated represents the Court […]

Admitted Notary Public

Admitted Notary Public

We are pleased to congratulate Anne Venter on her admission as a Notary Public.  Anne is a determined and dedicated attorney and her admission as a Notary Public will certainly add value to our clients.

Leadership and Development Conference February 2015

Leadership and Development Conference February 2015

As an ongoing part of our growth and development, Team Assheton-Smith gathered in Riebeeck Kasteel in early February 2015 to share ideas and workshop team processes, facilitated by the Yellowbaobab Institute of Leadership.  Everyone was highly inspired and a lot of fun was had by all finding out how we all fit together and how […]

Best Lawyers Award 2015

Best Lawyers Award 2015

Craig Assheton-Smith was once again selected to be listed on the Best Lawyers awards for 2015 in the specialist category Litigation.  Craig has received nominations and selections from various independent bodies such as Chambers and Partners, Legal 500 and Best Lawyers over the past decade, ranking him among not only South Africa’s top legal minds […]

Best Lawyers Award 2014

Best Lawyers Award 2014

Best Lawyers have once again selected Craig Assheton-Smith for their 2014 awards which were announced in the Business Day on 23 October 2013.  Read Craig’s interview with the Business Day here.

Assheton-Smith Incorporated in Cape Times 18 July 2013

Assheton-Smith Incorporated in Cape Times 18 July 2013

1Mobile paid the rent, wife tells liquidators Excerpt: “…The liquidator’s attorney, Craig Assheton-Smith, said Ernst has served a prison sentence after being found quilty of fraud in the MasterBond case in the 1990s…”

Assheton-Smith Incorporated in Die Burger 27 June 2013

Assheton-Smith Incorporated in Die Burger 27 June 2013

Masterbond-man erken dat hy al weer bedrieg Translation: Masterbond man once again admits that he committed fraud Yesterday one of the masterminds behind the Masterbond  case admitted to committing fraud and not paying tax. Yesterday, Ernst Coetzee appeared in the Stellenbosch Civil Court where there was an enquiry held in relation to the affairs of […]

Success in Supreme Court of Appeal

Success in Supreme Court of Appeal

The Supreme Court of Appeal recently dismissed an appeal that was brought in respect of a judgment of Rabie J in the High Court, Pretoria. The judgment of Rabie J dismissed an application brought against Senwesbel Limited and Senwes Limited by the Treacle Fund II Trust to set aside certain share transactions. Craig Assheton-Smith said, […]

Congratulations Anne Venter

Congratulations Anne Venter

We would like to congratulate Anne Venter, and wish her the best for her upcoming Application for Admission as an Attorney, set for Friday, 7 June 2013. With aspirations of growing her own practice within Assheton-Smith Incorporated, the vast experience and tutorage she is receiving under the leadership of Craig Assheton-Smith is setting the foundation […]

Craig Assheton-Smith ranked on Chambers and Partners

Craig Assheton-Smith ranked on Chambers and Partners

Assheton-Smith Incorporated is a specialist litigation and dispute resolution firm.  With their growing local and international business, we are pleased to announce that director, Craig Assheton-Smith has been ranked on Chambers and Partners Dispute Resolution (Band 3). For over twenty years, the annual Chambers and Partners directories of legal professionals has been the leading resource […]