what we do


  • Consider and deal with all            matters affecting our members;
  • Make representations to the Legal Practice Council and other stakeholders on matters affecting the attorney profession;
  • Assist with settlement of disputes between members;
  • The CTAA also serves as a conduit between the Legal Practice Council, Judiciary and various stakeholders and members.



  • The CTAA regularly engage with various stakeholders on behalf of its members. Stakeholders include the State Attorney, Courts, Master’s Office, Deeds Office, the SARS and the CIPC;
  • With the dissolution of the Cape Law Society, the CTAA has in part taken up the non-regulatory functions of the Cape Law Society including pro bono activities, practitioner seminars, stakeholder relations and practice support.


  • The CTAA assists members with complaints against institutions including the Magistrate’s Courts, High Court, Labour Court, Master’s Office, Deeds Office, South African Revenue Service and CIPC;
  • Complaints are usually directed to a specific committee member who then table it at the CTAA’s monthly meeting. The committee deliberates and decide on the best strategy to address the complaint.  



  • Seminars organised by the CTAA continue to deal with practical topics affecting our members;
  • Social functions held throughout the year give colleagues essential opportunities to interact with each other outside the working environment.


Contact Us

Tel: +27 21 405 6084
Mobile: +27 82 822 0825
Fax: +27 21 481 6537
Email: info@ctaa.capetown
Address: 11 Buitengracht Street, Cape Town, 8001