Edwin Du Plessis

B.Proc, LLM, Dip AIPSA (UP), Adv BRP (UNISA)


Edwin Du Plessis is a senior commercial attorney, insolvency practitioner and business rescue practitioner and has been practising as such for more than 20 years.

Fields of Expertise:

Commercial Law

  • Insolvency and company liquidation matters
  • Company insolvency inquiries in terms of sections 417 and 418 of the Companies Act, 1973
  • The new Companies Act,  2008
  • Business rescue, restructuring and compromises with creditors in terms of section 155 of the new Companies Act
  • Negotiating and drafting of commercial agreements

Property law

  • All aspects of commercial and property development including rezoning of property, conclusion of bulk service agreements and subdivisions
  • All aspects of related township establishment and conveyancing

Deceased Estates

  • All aspects of deceased estates
  • Wills and estate planning
  • Trusts

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Member of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces
  • Member of the South African Restructuring and Insolvency Practitioners Association