Bagraims Attorneys

Bagraims Attorneys (Labour Lawyers) is a leading Western Cape legal firm specialising in IR, labour and commercial law.

Status and Bagraims Attorneys have formally partnered with each other in order to provide the employers with comprehensive TES and IR staffing solutions, which include post TES legislation flexi-staffing services and TES Indemnity products.

If you’d like to chat to us about these products and services, please contact Dermot Grazebrook.

The team at Bagraims Attorneys has a proven track record representing both employers and employees in labour law rights and litigation, as well as providing corporate seminars and training for IR compliance and best practice. Their services include chairing disciplinary hearings, CCMA representation, dispute resolution, employment contracts, strikes, dismissals and retrenchments.

Michael Bagraim, the founder of the firm, is a Practising Managing Partner of Bagraims Attorneys. Michael graduated from Rhodes University with a BA in Political Science and, after finishing his articles at the Attorneys Sonnenberg, Hoffman and Golombick, he opened his own law practice, which today is known as Bagraims Attorneys.

Michael sits as a Trustee, Committee member, Executive member of various Associations, Societies and groupings. These include, amongst others:

  • Epilepsy South Africa
  • Association for the physically disabled (President)
  • Cape Law Society
  • Cape Town Attorneys Association
  • The Cape Chamber of Commerce & Industries (Immediate Past President)
  • Human Resources Portfolio of the Cape Chamber (Chairman)

Michael is a regular contributor on industrial relations and labour law to radio, television,
newspapers and magazines.

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