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Since 1812

Our proud history – Fairbridges Wertheim Becker is the amalgamation of two longstanding, respected law firms, the first being Fairbridges, established in 1812 in Cape Town, and the second Wertheim Becker, founded in 1904 in Johannesburg. This merger makes Fairbridges Wertheim Becker the oldest law firm in Africa; its strong values and vision also make us the perfect legal partner to assist you in achieving your business objectives today.

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The Appeal Court has overturned a recent cyber crime ruling – what are the implications for companies under the POPI Act?

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Fairbridges Wertheim Becker has since 1999 been the exclusive South African member of TerraLex, a leading international network of top independent law firms in over 100 countries worldwide. TerraLex has recently been selected as the Global Network of the Year for 2017 by The Lawyer, one of the key citations was their African Affiliate Programme an initiative proposed, developed, and implemented by Fairbridges Wertheim Becker.

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