Christian The Law Firm is the brand name of a unique, innovative international association of independent law firms, all owned and managed by a set of common directors, shareholders and owners, the majority of whom trade under the name Christian The Law Firm. These independent law firms are situated in South Africa and the United Kingdom and are operated in accordance with the local legislative, regulatory and compliance frameworks and requirements for such entities in the relevant jurisdictions within which they are so established, and again, are ultimately owned and controlled by the same directors, shareholders and owners. Each of our attorneys or solicitors are licensed to practice in those jurisdictions listed on their personal Bio page on our website.
Christian The Law Firm operates through various separate and distinct legal entities, the majority of which trade under the name Christian The Law Firm.
The entities that provide legal or other client services (“Practising Entities”) are:
- Christian The Law Firm. Limited in England and Wales
- Brendon Christian Attorneys trading as Christian The Law Firm in South Africa
Please read the information below carefully for each jurisdiction: England and Wales and South Africa.
Please also read our General Disclaimer, Copyright, and Complaints Procedure notices, below.
Please also read our Director page for the full professional qualifications of our Director.
England and Wales
Our services in England and Wales are provided by Christian The Law Firm Limited, a private limited company with registration number 7795154. Christian The Law Firm’s registered address in England and Wales is Level 18, 40 Bank Street, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom, E14 5NR. Christian The Law Firm can be contacted at its registered office, or by telephone, +447840134955, or by electronic mail, firstname.lastname@example.org.
Christian The Law Firm is a law firm recognised, authorised and regulated in England and Wales by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The firm’s members and employees are also authorised and regulated by the Solicitors Regulation Authority. The regulations of the Solicitors Regulation Authority can be found at www.sra.org.uk. The regulations of the Law Society of England and Wales, which is the representative body for England and Wales qualified solicitors, and information about Christian The Law Firm and its members, can be found at www.lawsociety.org.uk.
Each member of Christian The Law Firm Limited is either a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales or an exempt European lawyer (as defined by the Solicitors Regulation Authority Handbook Glossary) or a registered foreign lawyer (being an individual registered with the Solicitors Regulation Authority under section 89 of the Courts and Legal Services Act 1990). A list of the members and directors of Christian The Law Firm is open for inspection at its registered office.
Professional liability insurance
Our professional indemnity insurer is W R Berkeley Insurance Company Limited. This insurance covers our practice in the United Kingdom, and extends to acts and omissions wherever they occur in the world.
We are committed to providing the highest quality services to all of our clients. Please tell us if something goes wrong by contacting the matter director responsible for the work, who will supply you with a copy of our complaint handling procedure on request. Please see our complaints procedure, below. If we are unable to resolve a problem through our internal complaint handling procedure, our client may refer the matter to the Legal Ombudsman at www.legalombudsman.org.uk.
VAT Registration Number
Christian The Law Firm is registered under VAT Registration Number: GB125 9976 70.
A visit to this web site, or an inquiry from this site to one of our attorneys or staff members, does not create an attorney-client relationship between you and Christian The Law Firm. Accordingly, please do not send us any information that you consider confidential unless you receive a written statement from us that we represent you (an “engagement letter”).
This website offers information concerning legal issues and developments. This material is offered as general information, not for the purpose of providing advice. You should contact your attorney for legal advice tailored to your individual circumstances.
Our services in South Africa are provided by Brendon Christian Attorneys, trading as Christian The Law Firm, a law practice with its address for service being 3 Arne Crescent, Montclair, Durban, 4001, South Africa.
Brendon Christian Attorneys, trading as Christian The Law Firm can be contacted at its address in Durban, or by telephone, +447840134955, or by email, email@example.com.
The information, materials and opinions contained on our website are for general information purposes only, are not intended to constitute legal or other professional advice, and should not be relied on or treated as a substitute for specific advice relevant to particular circumstances. Christian The Law Firm does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on information or materials published on this website. If you wish to find out more about the information contained on our website, please contact Christian The Law Firm. Christian The Law Firm makes available the information and materials in this site and all other electronic media for informational purposes only. The information is general in nature and does not constitute legal advice. Further, the use of this site, and the sending or receipt of this information, does not create an attorney-client relationship between us. Your communication with us through this Web site will not be considered as privileged or confidential.
Please note that non-Christian The Law Firm sites linked to this Web page are not under our control. We make no claims concerning the quality, safety or suitability of the content of those sites. Nor does the fact that Christian The Law Firm has included a link serve as our endorsement of any site. Christian The Law Firm is providing this site, related electronic media and other information only as a convenience for you.
This Web site is not intended to be advertising. Christian The Law Firm does not wish to represent anyone based upon viewing this Web site in a jurisdiction where this Web site fails to comply with all laws and ethical rules of that jurisdiction. Materials on this Web site may only be reproduced in their entirety (without modification) for the individual reader’s personal or educational use and must include this notice. The material on this website may not reflect the most current legal developments. The content and interpretation of the law addressed herein is subject to revision. We disclaim all liability in respect to actions taken or not taken based on any or all the contents of this site to the fullest extent permitted by law. Do not act or refrain from acting upon this information without seeking professional legal counsel.
The materials contained on our website are provided for general information purposes only and do not constitute legal or other professional advice. Christian The Law Firm does not accept any responsibility for any loss which may arise from reliance on information published on our website.
The materials published on this website are unless otherwise stated the copyright works of Christian The Law Firm. You may make copies of materials published which are of interest to you for your own personal use and you may provide occasional copies of individual publications (in paper or electronic form) to others for information purposes only provided that you do so free of charge. When you do make copies for yourself or others, the content of the published material and the copyright notices must remain intact, your communication of the content must not be misleading or inaccurate and a copy of this notice must accompany any copies of the materials which you provide to others. You may not publish any content or material available on our website on any other public website or alerter service without our prior written consent. You may not create a link to any part of our website, without our prior written consent. No other use of the materials published on this website is permitted without the express prior written consent of Christian The Law Firm.
Christian The Law Firm is committed to providing its clients with excellent, dynamic legal advice that is commercially focused and of the highest quality. Any client who is unhappy about the advice and assistance that it receives from Christian The Law Firm, including any concerns about a bill, is entitled to complain. A copy of the firm’s complaints procedure can be obtained from the firm’s Director, Brendon Christian.
Any client who is not satisfied with Christian The Law Firm’s handling of complaints may be entitled to ask the Legal Ombudsman of England and Wales or the KwaZulu-Natal Law Society (in South Africa) to consider the complaint. A client may also be entitled to apply for an assessment of a bill sent by Christian The Law Firm in accordance with the Solicitor’s Act in England and Wales or the Attorney’s Act in South Africa.
United Kingdom Residence of Directors, Members and Lawyers
Please note that all Directors, Members, Attorneys and Solicitors of Christian The Law Firm are primarily resident in the United Kingdom. Please arrange an agreed appointment date, time and place with the relevant Director, Member, Attorney or Solicitor, should you wish to have a face-to-face consultation.
Monetary Currencies and Exchange Rates
A single currency is used across our entire website for simplicity and ease of reference. Please note that Christian The Law Firm accepts all international currencies. For an accurate, relevant and local quotation, please contact Christian The Law Firm or simply convert the quoted currency on our website to your local currency.