Welcome to Nieuwoudt Du Plessis Inc.


Madelyn Hustler (formerly Du Plessis) established Nieuwoudt-Du Plessis Attorneys as a sole proprietorship in 2005. The firm subsequently incorporated and expanded to three attorneys, professional and administrative staff. With a well-established client base and a foundation in key areas of the law in the Eastern Cape, Nieuwoudt-Du Plessis Incorporated is a firm consistently on the rise.

With two directors and a total of four professional staff members, Nieuwoudt-Du Plessis Incorporated is a well-established, medium sized law firm with established capacity in the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipal area, as well as the surrounds. The firm has a wide-ranging practice in the various national centres through a network of established correspondent attorneys.

We offer a full range of legal services including, but not limited to, Magistrate’s Court and High Court civil litigation, matrimonial law including divorces and child law, administration of estates, notarial practice, property-related transactions and commercial law. We also act as correspondent attorneys for many national and multi-national companies litigating in the Eastern Cape.

Our primary client base is located within the jurisdiction of the Buffalo City Metropolitan Municipality, including East London, King Williams Town, Zwelitsha and Mdantsane, including the East London and Bhisho High Courts. We take pride in assisting members of the local community in order to make a difference.

We have a strong focus on our clients’ respective legal requirements. Our clients require a rapid response, correct and appropriate legal advice and innovative solutions based on both their individual legal needs and the application of the law.

Through our established and effective network of correspondent attorneys and associated firms, we are able to respond swiftly to address our clients’ legal needs. We constantly look to ensure that the legal services are rendered in the most cost-effective manner.