Our Services

We provide a broad spectrum of services to businesses and individuals. Our main focus areas are:
Dispute Resolution

We specialise in High Court and Magistrate's Court litigation. We also specialise in alternative dispute resolution processes, namely arbitration, mediation and negotiation.


We assist our corporate and individual clients with the drafting of a wide variety of contracts, ranging from various corporate and partnership agreements as well as antenuptial contracts and the like.


We manage the administration and winding-up of deceased estates. We also assist our clients with the drafting of wills and estate planning.


Property Law

We provide advice in relation to all aspects of property law, including lease agreements, conveyancing and property related disputes.



Debt Collection

We assist our corporate clients with the recovery of outstanding debts.




Correspondent Work

We act as correspondent attorneys for a number of law firms in South Africa.




We possess expertise in the area of company liquidations and individual sequestrations. We have close associations with various specialist liquidators in Cape Town and South Africa.

International Law

We assist our clients in respect of international contracts, cross border dispute resolution and worldwide estate planning.



Meet The Team


Anina Botha


Anina commenced her articles of clerkship at Ashman Attorneys in 2014. She was admitted as an attorney in 2016 and became a partner of Ashman Attorneys in 2018.

Anina is currently completing her Masters in International Trade Law through the University of Stellenbosch in South Africa and KU Leuven in Belgium.


David Williams-Ashman


David founded the firm in 2007 after having been a partner at Irish Ashman Attorneys for approximately 10 years. David has practiced in the field of commercial litigation and contracts for over 20 years.

David is married to Natalie Williams-Ashman and they have two young children Andrew and Erin (as well as three dogs).

Contact Us

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Email: reception@ashmanattorneys.co.za

Call: +27 21 422 3720




Newlands Village Chambers

28 Kildare Road, Newlands

Cape Town, 7700


PO BOX 1536

Cape Town



Office hours:

Monday - Friday, 08h00 - 17h00

Where To Find Us

COVID-19 Disclosure

In light of COVID-19, our physical offices are closed from 16 March 2020 until further notice as our team members are working from home. For clients, we continue to provide legal services as normal and without interruption, however we kindly request telephonic or Skype consultations as opposed to face-to-face meetings. For colleagues, kindly note that we accept service via email (sonja@ashmanattorneys.co.za). Kindly follow the link below to easily access the Official South African Government Online Site for more information on the COVID-19 situation in South Africa.