Clive Hendricks is named partner and director at Marais Muller Hendricks Incorporated with more than 14 years of litigation experience in the High Court, Labour Court, Labour Appeal Court, Supreme Court of Appeal and Constitutional Court. He analytically guides clients through all phases of litigation which include assessing risk, drafting legal opinions, pleadings, affidavits and negotiation of settlements. Over time he earned a reputation of high regard for his skills as an attorney, intellectual acumen, commitment and work ethic.
Clive is a litigation specialist who brings his personable and knowledgeable approach to a practice that envelops all aspects of employment law, commercial, personal injury, administrative, insolvency and associated areas. He is also a qualified conveyancer proficient with drafting and preparing bonds and transfer documents for execution.
There is a common thread among all Clive’s clients. They want efficient, cost-effective solutions and he collaborates with them to provide the level of service—and results—they require. Whether it is through a negotiated settlement or trial, he works tirelessly to obtain excellent results for all of his clients.
Clive is a member of the Cape Law Society (CLS); Lawyers Worldwide (LAW); South African Society for Labour Law (SASLAW); International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency & Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL); South African Restructuring and Insolvency Practitioners Association (SARIPA); Black Lawyers Association (BLA); Western Province Cricket (WPCA – disciplinary committee); Western Cape Provincial Sports Confederation (WCPSC – panel attorney); Small Claims’ Court, South Africa (Commissioner); Master of the High Court (National panel of liquidators); The City of Cape Town (panel attorney); South African Revenue Service (panel attorney); Golden Key International Society.
Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW)
Lawyers Associated Worldwide (LAW) is a global association of independent law firms that allow members to service the legal needs of clients that are expanding their operations and relationships into new domestic and foreign markets.
Clive Hendricks is part of the LAW network of more than 4000 lawyers operating in more than 50 countries across the globe. Membership in LAW is by invitation only, and candidates for membership undergo a thorough due diligence process.
LAW members are well known and respected in their local and regional markets. They are all successful, independent law firms, each with its own unique attributes and knowledge of its local market. All LAW member firms have substantial experience representing middle market companies and high net worth individuals with cross-border legal needs.
Clive’s recent cases include:
SOLIDARITY v Department of Correctional Services (Labour Court, Labour Appeal Court, Constitutional Court, Re: Affirmative Action, Employment Equity);
Helen Suzman Foundation v Judicial Service Commission (High Court, Supreme Court of Appeal, Re: The Appointment of Judges);
POPCRU v South African Police Service (Labour Court, Re: Interdict);
NEHAWU v Parliament of South Africa (CCMA Re: Interpretation of Collective Agreement);
City of Cape Town v Tom Block, (Re: Public Liability, Damages);
City of Cape Town v M Tshangela (Re: Urgent Interdict, Eviction); Associations – Executive member of Cape Town Attorneys Association (CTAA)
LLB – Baccalaureus Legum Degree, University of Western Cape;
LLM – Master of Laws Degree, University of Cape Town;
Penology – Dip, University of South Africa