Johann Grobler & Associates

 

 

 

 

 

  Johann Grobler

   & Associates

 

 A T T O R N E Y S , C O N V E Y A N C E R  & N O T AR Y

P R O K U R E U R S , A K T E B E S O R G E R  &

   N O T A R I S

 

 

Johann Grobler & Associates

Table of Applicable Fees General Fees & Disbursements

Feb 2017 onwards

(VAT to be added)

Hourly Rate – Johann Grobler

R1480.00/hour R370.00/15min.

Hourly Rate - Professional Assistants

R1000.00/hour

Hourly Rate – Candidate Attorneys

R600.00/hour

Time spent travelling

(50% of hourly rate)

Copies made

R3.00/page

Distance Travelled (only applicable to attorney)

R3.50/km

Taking Instructions and Opening File

R475.00

Conveyancing other than transfer fee


Sec 78 (2A) Investment -

R600 – unless % of interest is charged

Undertaking (Letter of undertaking or guarantee)

R600

Attendance or consultation with agent to get Municipal refund

R400 – agent’s fee excluded

Arranging bridging finance

R450

Sec 45 Endorsement

Take 65% of full value and then fee

Cession of Exclusive Use Area (if no value for EUA given)

R1800 plus Deeds Office fee

Supervising registration of transfer

R1 200

Registration of change of name

R1 500 plus Deeds Office fee

Sec 4(1)(b) amendment

R1 500 plus Deeds Office fee

Certified copy of Deed - Reg 68(1)

R1 000 plus Deeds Office fee

Obtaining Certified copy of Deed from Deeds Office (other than Reg 68(1)

R300 plus Deeds Office fee

Sec 42(1) Certificate in estate inheritance transfer

R600

Sec 42(2) Endorsement by Master of deceased estate sale on Power of Att.

R3000

Upliftment of Interdict

R1 200

Antenuptial Contracts


Consultation, drafting and registration

R1800

Magistrate’s Court (District)


Drafting Correspondence

R57.00/page

Drafting Pleadings

R70.00/page

Receipt and Perusal of Pleadings & Correspondence

R30.00/page

Telephone Call – Less than 5 Min

R90.00

Telephone Call – More than 5 Min

Pro-Rata per Hourly Rate

Magistrate’s Court (Regional – Includes contested regional court divorce)


Drafting Correspondence

R70.00/page

Drafting Pleadings

R80.00/page

Receipt and Perusal of Pleadings & Correspondence

R37.00/page

Telephone Call – Less than 5 Min

R100.00

Telephone Call – More than 5 Min

Pro-Rata per Hourly Rate

High Court


Drafting Correspondence

R90.00/page

Drafting Pleadings

R127.00/page

Receipt and Perusal of Pleadings & Correspondence

R57.00/page

Telephone Call – Less than 5 Min

R225.00

Telephone Call – More than 5 Min

Pro-Rata per Hourly Rate

Urgent Matters


Hourly Rate

R2330.00

General Work

Normal rate of applicable forum x1.5

After Hours Emergency Work (Work that can only be done after hours)


Hourly Rate

R2330.00

General Work

Normal rate of applicable forum x2

Uncontested Divorce (Funds to be pre-paid)A divorce will be deemed to no longer be uncontested if:

1. The defendant appoints an attorney;

2. The defendant refuses to settle after two amendments of the Settlement Agreement;

3. The defendant refuses to co-operate.



First Consultation and Drafting of Settlement Agreement. Up to two amendments to settlement, thereafter per normal rates.

R4240.00

Drafting of Summons, Issuing Summons, Providing Summons to Sheriff for Service

R2650.00

Sheriff’s fees (payable by client to attorney immediately upon request)

As per sheriff’s invoice

Attendance at Court to attend to Divorce Hearing. If the hearing is postponed for whatsoever reason, normal fees will apply from the 2nd hearing onwards.

R1600.00

Deceased Estates


Estate above R250 000 gross assets

3,5% plus VAT, subject to minimum of R21 000 plus VAT

Sec 18(3) Estate (Deposit of R3000 required)

R8 000 minimum

Information Gathering


Simple Trace (Person)

R250.00

Simple Trace (Company)

R350.00

Credit Bureau Trace (Person)

R350.00

Credit Bureau Trace (Company)

R500.00

Dees Office Search

R250.00

Ordering Documents from Deeds Office

125% of Deeds Office charges



Johann Grobler & Associates  (Attorneys, Notaries, Conveyancers)