Lawyers AND ATTORNEYS - All Services! All Areas!

Johannesburg & Pretoria/Gauteng, Cape Town/Western Cape, Durban/Kwa Zulu Natal

Get Legal Help Now!

Immediate Action Request


Use this form to request a call back or an email within 1 working hour from our office.

Please complete the reCAPTCHA to help us reduce spam and to complete the form sending process.

About Us

Professional Legal Services


Lawyers-Online.co.za is an extensive legal website network. Our team offers brilliant rates, responds within 1 working hour and most importantly, will look at the person or businesses needs in context of the matter at hand and customize care for that specific client. We consult on preventative measures in addition to defending or mitigating a case. Our objectives:

  • We want to offer legal support to more people,
  • Offer better rates,
  • Build long term relationships with clients.

Give us a try.

You can make contact today via action@lawyers-online.co.za, or

Our service provider partner.

Lawyers-Online.co.za is currently in an exclusivity agreement with Dhooge Law: a multidisciplinary boutique legal practice offering value-based bespoke legal solutions. Our firm’s expertise lie in the fields of property law and conveyancing, wills and administration of estates, all aspects of civil and commercial litigating, family law, as well as commercial and company law. Commitment to our Client’s needs is the fundamental principle upon which the firm was founded in 1998. Our vision is to develop lasting relationships with our Clients and offer general and specialised professional services tailor-made to their specific needs.

 

Get legal help now!

Book an E-Consult Online

BOOK NOW

Is There a Difference between a Criminal Lawyer and other lawyers?


It is natural to want to know the differences between criminal lawyers and other lawyers. There is no real difference between criminal lawyers and the varying kinds of lawyers specialising in all other areas of the law. Except that, according to research, about two thirds of law firms in South Africa do not practice criminal law. According to a survey commissioned by the Law Society of South Africa, only about 35.6% of law firms in South Africa practice criminal law. An unexpected factor about criminal law is that it can be intimidating to some lawyers and the few criminal lawyers or firms who practice criminal law are, in fact, a special kind.

With the differences in question, between criminal lawyers and other lawyers, it is also a querying aspect to wonder about whether or not there is actually a difference between the terms “lawyer and attorney”. No, there is no difference. The correct title for a lawyer in South Africa is “Attorney at Law”. With that’s said, there is no real difference in the different lawyers and titles. When it comes a criminal lawyer, the only difference is really the area in which the lawyer specialises.

 

Is There a Difference between a Criminal Lawyer and other Lawyers - Criminal Lawyer South Africa