Congratulations on locating Shapiro & Ledwaba Incorporated! We are a professional Domestic Law firm based in Pretoria, South Africa. We are one of the leading Divorce and Family Law practices. Over the years and through our handling of prominent and other cases, we have been able to contribute positively to the South African Law sphere by setting an example and by rendering a high standard of service to our clients.
As divorce and family law attorneys in Pretoria, our team will handle all aspects of your divorce and family law requirements. This allows us to become acquainted with everyday people such as yourself, to learn and to lend a hand. More than giving you professional advice and assistance, we love to serve.
The dissolution of the marriage and / or a family law dispute, whether it involves children or otherwise is not the easiest and most comfortable thing to go through. One always needs an experienced, objective and sensible attorney to advise you appropriately and to handle your matter sensibly. Our company was built through various partnerships and collaborations with attorneys over the years, and between all of us we have over 100 years of combined service experience in the legal sphere.
Divorce and family lawAubrey Shapiro is a Pretoria born attorney with a wealth of experience in divorce and family law, as well as in the high and magistrates courts. To take our level of service to the next level, Aubrey joined forces with Dimakatso Antonio Ledwaba to form a new dynamic firm specializing in Divorce and Family Law.
Dimakatso Antonio Ledwaba
Divorce and family lawDimakatso Antonio Ledwaba, a divorce and family law attorney, studied law at the University of Pretoria and thereafter joined Aubrey Shapiro to form a dynamic partnership. Antonio is an extremely astute and intelligent attorney who is leading the firm to new heights.
Commercial, Civil and General Litigation
Johan Loots, also a Pretoria born attorney and a specialist in Commercial, Civil and General Litigation, especially in Insolvency Law and Rehabilitations, was appointed as moderator and specialist examiner of the Attorney’s Admissions Exam for the Law Society of the Northern Provinces since the year 2000.
High and Magistrates Court LitigationKallie Wolvaardt obtained her B.luris degree from the University of South Africa. Kallie has vast experience in High and Magistrates Court Litigation and in the Administration of Deceased Estates. In the late eighties and early nineties, Kallie was one of few female attorneys who joined the ranks of attorneys, thereby leading the way for other female attorneys to also do so and in doing so, joined professional outfits such as Shapiro & Shapiro as it was known then, before it became Shapiro & Ledwaba.
Martin Dean Hayward
Divorce and Family LawMartin Dean Hayward studied Law in at the University of Port Elizabeth and in the middle nineties served as a Public Prosecutor in Glencoe KZN. Martin joined the firm in 2004 and specializes in Maintenance cases, Domestic Violence Protection Orders, Divorce and Family Law.
Administration of deceased estatesAli Makgopa studied Law at the University of Pretoria, served in the courts and later joined Shapiro & Ledwaba. He specializes in debt collections, the administration of deceased estates and both high court and magistrates court litigation.
Conveyancer and Notary Public
Ronell Lippi comes from Pretoria and practices law for his own account as well as in association with our firm. Ronell’s wealth of experience has been harvested in the fields of Property Law, Deceased estates, Wills and Testaments etc. Ron is also a Conveyancer and Notary Public.