Our History

Botha Massyn Attorneys was established in 1952 by Fritz Massyn, PC Botha, and Colin McKenzie in Kempton Park, where we still are today.

The late Anton van Wyk de Vries, whom was partner in the firm for over 30 years, was a well known and respected figure in the Kempton Park legal fraternity and community.

The current senior director, Hennie Welgemoed joined the firm in 1982.

Currently the firm practices under the name Botha Massyn Inc.

The Firm

The firm has a history of nearly 70 years in the areas of property, contracts, commercial, municipal and administrative Law, and served for over 68 years as the corporate Lawyers of the (then) Local City Council.

Our senior director, Hennie Welgemoed, has a commercial practice, specializing in commercial contracts, and litigation involving a variety of contractual obligations

Hennie has also developed a strong High Court and Magistrate’s Court practice, which involves Local Government matters, and he also acts for numerous Sectional Title Body Corporates and Home Owners Associations.

The firm also specialises in Municipal Law pertaining to Town Planning Schemes in the area of Ekurhuleni Metro.