What is the difference between litigation and arbitration; two processes of dispute resolution in South Africa? In this article, I review the basic elements of each as well as the benefits and pitfalls one experiences when going through either. This article aims to clarify why you might prefer to use the one means over the other to resolve a civil dispute.
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Expertise: Property Law And Conveyancing
Belinda is a Director of STBB Attorneys and has been practising as a property attorney/conveyancer with STBB for over 20 years. She is based at the Claremont branch of the firm and specializes in property law and in particular residential property transfers, the negotiation and conclusion of Agreements of Sale, Leases (residential and commercial), Subdivisions, small Sectional Title Schemes, farm sales, registration of mortgage bonds (including private bonds) and many inter-related matters in those transactions. These include the financial and tax aspects, servitudes and restrictive title deed conditions, dealing with non-residents buying or selling, resolving disputes in respect of defects discovered/voetstoots issues, breach of contract , the Consumer Protection Act, the National Credit Act etc! Belinda writes articles on various property law topics and gives regular training to real estate agents on all aspects of selling and purchasing property in South Africa. Belinda is a skilled problem solver and negotiator, passionate about STBB, her work, the industry as a whole and at all times, client service remains her number 1 priority.