About us

MKARSTEL ATTORNEYS, FACILITATORS & ARBITRATORS practices as a boutique law firm offering professional legal services with knowledge and compassion.

The practice focuses on dealing with:

• family law,
• civil and criminal litigation,
• mediation/facilitation/parenting co-ordination,
• commercial arbitration,
• commercial law and
• conveyancing & being a deeds agent.

The practice has consulting offices in Cape Town, Table View and Melkbosstrand and litigation activities in the jurisdictions country wide. Skype facilities cross provincial and international boundaries.

Mimi Karstel as a legal practitioner has obtained a unique bouquet of qualifications in the legal, commercial, mediation, facilitation, parenting co-ordination, arbitration and pastoral therapy fields to assist clients with, knowledge, cut through the chase approach and compassion.

MKARSTEL ATTORNEYS has accreditations with the following associations:



MKarstel Attorneys | Family Law
Family Law

Family law applies to the legal issues involving family relationships, such as adoption, divorce, child custody and other related

MKarstel Attorneys | Child Relocation
Child Relocation

Can my child  leave the country and relocate with me without both parents’ consent, especially if one parent refuses? Where

MKarstel Attorneys | Civil litigation
Civil Litigation

When two or more parties become embroiled in a legal dispute seeking money or another specific performance rather than criminal sa

MKarstel Attorneys | Mediation, Facilitation & Parenting Co-Ordination/Case-Managers
Mediation, Facili

Mediation is a dynamic, structured, interactive process where a neutral third party assists disputing parties in resolving conflic

MKarstel Attorneys | Municipal Bylaws & Regulations
Municipal Bylaws

Do you really need an attorney in Municipal Court? The Municipal Court handles matters ranging from traffic tickets, to misdeme

MKarstel Attorneys | Domestic Violence and Family Abuse
Domestic Violence

What is domestic violence or abuse? It is abuse by one person against another in a domestic setting, such as in a marriage or

MKarstel Attorneys | Commercial Law
Conveyancing / De

Applies to the rights, relations, and conduct of persons and businesses engaged in commerce, merchandising, trade, and sales.

MKarstel Attorneys | Arbitration

Arbitration is a legal technique for the resolution of disputes outside the courts, wherein the parties to a dispute refer it to o

MKarstel Attorneys | Criminal Matters
Criminal Matters

Criminal Matters are essentially public in nature and involves the state versus the accused. When a crime has been repo

We are open during Lock-Down!

Our legal team are available to consult with you via remote connection (Skype, Zoom, WhatsApp etc.) during the lock down period.

Please contact us for more details and let us know which date and time will suit you.

Tel/WhatsApp: 0824648701
Email: mimi@mkarstelattorneys.co.za
Skype address: mimi.karstel