Claims Procedure


In terms of section 26 of the Attorneys Act, No. 53 of 1979 (“the Act”), the primary purpose of the Attorneys Fidelity Fund (“the Fund”) is to reimburse members of the public who may suffer pecuniary loss consequent upon the theft of money or property entrusted to a practitioner in the course of his/her practice as such, or where a practitioner acts as executor or administrator in a deceased estate, or as a trustee in an insolvent estate, or in any similar capacity.