Understanding the Legal Process

We know that the legal process may seem like a minefield to the uninitiated.


To assist you, we detail below a simplified version of how the different processes work. This is, however, only a very generalised and simplified version, as in practice, many things can happen, and certain other steps could be taken, for instance, where a specific document may have a technical problem. This is merely intended to provide a general overview of the processes. When in doubt, speak to your attorney.

Summons (Magistrate’s Court)

Once judgement has been granted, whether default judgement, summary judgement or after trial, the execution process starts:

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