Manfred Witz

Admission to Society of Advocates: 1978


BA, LLB (Witwatersrand)

Areas of Practice: Environmental, Personal injury, Tax

Cel: 082-891-8027 Tel: 011-263-8900


Mannie Witz concentrates primarily on white collar criminal defence work. He is known for his personable approach and his strong working relationship with court officials and prosecuting authorities.

Mannie is highly regarded for his handling of murder trials, as well as SARS-related work (including tax, customs and excise, and exchange control matters). Over the many years of his practice Mannie has acted on numerous cases against the Minister of Safety and Security, including matters involving assault, wrongful arrest and detention. He also has a sophisticated knowledge of personal injury and Road Accident Fund claims work.

Mannie’s achievements at home are complemented by his work in a variety of foreign courts, including Mauritius, Hong Kong, Vancouver, and London. As a former soccer player, Mannie still actively supports the sport and also has a personal interest in horse racing. Mannie has been a door member of the Bridge Group since 2004.

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