Welcome to Dorrington Jessop Attorneys

Dorrington Jessop Inc is a young and vibrant firm of attorneys in Cape Town. We offer a wide range of legal services and specialize in conveyancing, commercial law, estates, Broad-Based Black Economic Empowerment, dispute resolution, family law and insolvency law. Our professional staff consists of a small, dedicated and highly motivated team of attorneys and conveyancers who are ready to serve your legal needs with the utmost diligence and professionalism. We pride ourselves on our personalized and friendly service, quick turnaround and competitive fees.

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Buying or selling, mortgaging or leasing, we take care of all your property needs

Commercial Law

Whether you have a company, non-profit, start-up or just plain want to make a deal with someone, we are here to take a load off your shoulders

Wills and Estates

Don’t leave it too late. We can help you craft a proper will for your peace of mind. We’ll also assist you with the administration of your loved one’s estate

Dispute Resolution

Whether it is to wave a flag of truce or let loose the dogs of war, we are in your corner


We’ll empower you on your quest for racial transformation

Family Law

What is more precious than family? We assist you to negotiate matters close to the heart with the sensitivity that they deserve

Highly skilled professionals

Our dedicated team of attorneys are ready to serve your legal needs

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Ready to launch your start-up?


Launch your start-up today Starting out is scary. We know. We’ve been there.  The good news is, you’re not alone.  We’re here to help you launch your start-up.  We offer a wide variety of legal services just for you.  This includes:

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Why law matters

At his best, man is the noblest of all animals; separated from law and justice he is the worst.

- Aristotle

We are bound by the law, so that we may be free.

- Marcus Tullius Cicero