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De Wet Lyell Nell & Maeyane is a vital team of attorneys that has enjoyed success in Gauteng since 1904, becoming known as one of the top law firms in Gauteng.

Our team is keen, skilled & professional, dedicated to the success of our firm & offer total satisfaction to our client's instructions, good services & excellent legal expertise.

We are a diverse company aiming to provide affordable, quality legal services to a broad spectrum of clients. Our main services are listed below but please contact us for a more detailed description of our services.
BEE Status
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Our BEE status is on a Level Two.
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Conveyancing Property & Notarial Services
This firm is recognized as part of the local landscape throughout the area of Conveyancing & Property services in Gauteng. Our services in this regard include: Drafting of commercial & residential leases, Property sale & Acquisition Agreements, Sectional title Schemes, Mortgage & Participation Bonds, Conveyancing & Deeds Registration.
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Corporate Commercial & Other
De Wet Lyell Nell & Maeyane presents a range of services to our Corporate & Commercial Clients, as well as individuals including: Wills & Estates, Insolvencies, Close Corporations & Trusts, Formation of all forms of Corporate venture agreements, franchising, general commercial agreements.
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Litigation
Led by the firm's senior partners our litigation department offers specialist services in the following areas for both High and Magistrates Court matters: Shortfalls, Credit Cards, Motor Vehicle Recovery, Branch Retail, Motor vehicle accidents & Personal injury, Matrimonial & Family Law, Insolvency, Criminal, Corporate, Contracts and Commercial.
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Nationwide
The whole of Gauteng and Freestate.
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Our Mission
To provide our customers with an exceptional and professional conveyancing experience and total satisfaction by:

  • Being reliable, friendly and professional
  • Excellent professional advice and legal expertise
  • Strong work ethics
  • Excellent communication skills and customer relationships
  • Dedicated, well trained and experienced staff
  • Prompt, affordable, quality legal services
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Company's History
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The firm was originally founded in 1904.
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The firm was also appointed as official attorneys for several bank panels.
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Through the years numerous partners joined the firm.  The current directors are: Batie de Wet (since 2003) , Maureen de Wet (since 2010), Mabotse Malatji (since 2014).
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The present name of the firm is De Wet Lyell Nell & Maeyane Incorporated.
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The firms head office is now situated at 21 Leslie Street, Vereeniging.
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De Wet Lyell Nell & Maeyane is not only a BEE entity but also a Broad Based Black Economic empowerment entity which complies with the provisions of the Employment Equity Act.
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De Wet Lyell Nell & Maeyane aligns itself with the Government's initiatives and vision of empowering individuals from previously disadvantaged communities.
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