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Barnard Inc.

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Barnard Incorporated, based in Pretoria, South Africa, is a full-service law firm recognised for its expertise in the areas of corporate and commercial law, commercial litigation, intellectual property, insurance and property law.  

Our dynamic team provides comprehensive advice and assistance, from corporate advisory and compliance to insurance, insolvency, intellectual property and technology, dispute resolution, competition and anti-trust, infrastructure, and government relations.  

Through our in-house development of software and our client solutionist mentality, our operational efficiencies and cost savings are delivered to your business. And as active industry association members, we advocate for reform that expands - not hinders - your business.  

From start-up phase through to maturation, regional and overseas expansion, we support you as your business grows. Where investment and expansion is on the agenda, our team offers seamless advice through integrated experts in related industries.

We are a proud champion of South African SMEs and Entrepreneurs through our partnership with the National Small Business Chamber (NSBC). On the international stage, Barnard Inc is the exclusive southern Africa member of the International Commercial Law Alliance (ICLA).


Douw Breed
Managing Director
Zoë Wort
Junior Director


Douw Breed
Managing Director
Mark Beckman
Head of Marketing

Firm Practice Areas

  • Arbitration and Mediation
  • Competition / Antitrust Law
  • Corporate Governance and Compliance Practice
  • Corporate Law
  • Debt and Equity
  • Family Law
  • Franchise Law
  • Insolvency and Reorganization Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • Litigation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Personal Injury Litigation
  • Real Estate Law

Office Locations

South Africa

South Africa

Gauteng, South Africa

Centurion Gate Office Park, Units 2 & 3

1951 Akkerboom Street, Centurion

Gauteng 0157

South Africa

27 12 001 2739

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