Remembering Isie Maisels

On 19 November 2017, Israel Aaron Maisels, QC, known to many as Isie,* would have turned 112. Having retired from the Bar in 1992, at the age of 87, Isie’s legacy lives on – not only for the Chambers and Groups that proudly carry his name, but because he is remembered...

Maisels Team Leading Constitutional Challenge to Dagga Ban

Don Mahon and Chris Carelse are acting for the so-called ‘‘Dagga Couple’’ in a four-week trial in the Pretoria High Court. The high-profile case concerns the efforts of the Couple as they try to ultimately get the Constitutional Court to decriminalise the private use...

Kennedy Tsatsawane Appointed Acting Judge

So soon after being nominated for Senior Counsel status, the Maisels Group once again congratulates our own Kennedy Tsatsawane who shall be an Acting Judge in Pretoria for a few weeks. We know that Tsatsawane AJ will bring to the bench the same skills which make him a...

Good Luck to our Pupils

The Maisels Group wishes all our pupils the best for their upcoming mock and final exams. In addition to immersing themselves in practice, pupils undergo a rigorous academic programme which culminates in their preliminary and final exams in July and August of every...