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This is your FIRST STEP if you are looking for legal or professional support. We:

  • Guarantee a response within 1 working hour,
  • Are uncomplicated, friendly and professional,
  • Our fees are sensitive to the South African economy,
  • Have a team of professionals in all major Cities,
  • Function with integrity, attention to detail and are objective driven,
  • Use technology, innovation and internal processes to streamline your experience,
  • Strive to improve the sector we operate in.

 

SERVICES | AMASEVISI


In our ‘team’ we have Legal Practitioners (Lawyers & Attorneys) and other Professionals who offer parallel solutions. Our website menu items LEGAL PRACTITIONERS and OTHER PROFESSIONALS offer a summary of services and will help you decide which type of service provider to use. Please review both pages. Afterwards, if you are still not sure who to use please ask for guidance using the Immediate Action Form on the Contacts Page.

 

FREE OR FEE? SIMAHLA OKANYE UHLAWULE?


For free services you could engage with an organization such as legal-aid.co.za or visit justice.gov.za for free information. Depending on your issue any of the following organizations might be appropriate and mandated to help for free:

  • The National Consumer Commission,
  • CGSO,
  • CCMA,
  • Housing Tribunal,
  • For insurance or banking issues, you should contact the appropriate ombudsman.

If you are looking to hire a Professional we guarantee that the fees quoted will be reasonable and you will not be charged anything until you have accepted a quote or entered into an engagement letter. Payment options will be communicated and might include hourly, per project, fixed rate or retainer. See a Cost Guideline HERE. The use of a Legal Practitioner or Court should be engaged with only once you have exhausted all amicable and free options, or if the matter at hand needs legal guidance and an expert to expedite a solution.


E-CONSULTS


An E-Consult is an effective way to receive expedited support for select, once off or ad hoc matters. Please visit the menu item for more information on this process. CLICK HERE

 

OPERATIONAL DAYS & TIMES


South African Working days. No public holidays.

  • Monday-Thursday from 09h00-13h00 and 14h00-16h00.
  • Friday 09h00-13h00.

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Correspondent Work


In South Africa, the correspondent system, also known as correspondent banking, plays a vital role in facilitating financial transactions between local banks and banks in other countries. It's like having a friend in another city who helps you manage your affairs there.

Local banks in South Africa often don't have direct relationships with banks in other countries due to regulatory requirements, risk management, and operational considerations. That's where correspondents come in. They act as intermediaries, providing a bridge between local banks and their international counterparts.

Here's how it works: Let's say you want to transfer money from your bank account in South Africa to someone in another country. Your local bank may not have a direct relationship with a bank in that country. Instead, they'll use their correspondent bank, which does have connections there. Your bank sends the funds to the correspondent, who then forwards them to the recipient's bank abroad.

Correspondents also assist with other financial services, such as processing international payments, foreign currency exchange, and facilitating trade finance transactions. They help local banks access global markets and provide customers with access to a wide range of financial services worldwide.

While correspondent banking helps facilitate global transactions, it's important to note that it's subject to strict regulatory oversight to prevent money laundering, terrorist financing, and other illicit activities. Banks must ensure that their correspondent relationships comply with regulatory requirements and meet high standards of due diligence and risk management.

Overall, the correspondent system in South Africa serves as a crucial link in the global financial network, enabling local banks and their customers to conduct international transactions securely and efficiently, while adhering to regulatory requirements and best practices.

The information on this page is not legal advice. Please engage with our team so we can assign your request to a Legal Practitioner. We look forward to being of service.

Correspondent Work