Gaul van der Want Attorneys

About Us

We are based in Johannesburg and focus on providing quality legal services to organisations and individuals at affordable rates.

Together, partners Claire Gaul and Matthew van der Want have twenty years of experience as attorneys in commercial law, employment law, mining and oil and gas law, administrative law, litigation and family law.

As of April 2014, Professor Philippa Kruger is our consultant in respect of all family law matters.

Claire and Matthew were both previously partners at large commercial law firms where we gained valuable experience in the negotiation and implementation of a variety of transactions. We have litigated in a variety of matters, including major commercial litigation, employment disputes, restraints of trade, contractual disputes, family law matters and delictual claims.

We approach each matter and every client with energy, diligence and integrity.

Practice Areas

  • Access to Children,
  • Administrative Law,
  • Banking,
  • Business Law,
  • Childrens Rights,
  • Civil,
  • Commercial,
  • Commercial Drafting,
  • Company Law,
  • Contracts,
  • Conveyancing,
  • Corporate,
  • Custody,
  • Divorce,
  • Divorce Mediation,
  • Employee Benefits,
  • Employee Share Incentive Schemes,
  • Employment Equity,
  • Employment Law,
  • Family Law,
  • Litigation-Civil,
  • Litigation-Commercial,
  • Litigation-Corporate,
  • Litigation-High Court,
  • Litigation-Magistrates Court,
  • Maintenance,
  • Matrimonial,
  • Mergers and Acquisitions,
  • Mineral Law Rights,
  • Mining,
  • Notaries Public,
  • Partnership Agreements,
  • Shareholders Agreements,

Contact Us

Local: 083 294 8735
International: +27 83 294 8735

Local: 084 589 6195
International: +27 84 589 6195

086 425 3325


1st floor, Block B
65 Central Street

PO Box 92854

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