Specialist Legal Advisory Services

FirstLine Consulting (incorporated as Nthati Investments (Proprietary) Limited)
provides legal and management consulting services.

Value Proposition

Our flexible operating model enables us to provide bespoke legal and management consulting services to our clients. This includes providing in-house support to clients enabling them to save costs of appointing a legal expert as a full time employee. Our flexible fee structure enables clients to choose an option that is more suitable to their circumstances and that enables them to meet their objectives.

Service Offering

Legal Services:

  • In-house legal counsel services
  • Negotiating, drafting and reviewing of contracts;
  • Legal support in procurement and tender processes;
  • Due Diligence in various transactions with third parties including suppliers;
  • Risk and compliance management (regulatory compliance advice and support)
  • Dispute Resolution (mediation, conciliation, chairing hearings);
  • Overflow services to in-house legal teams during busy periods.

Training & Awareness:

Facilitation of lectures, seminars, workshops on legal, risk and practice management topics.

*Our fee rates for training are available upon request.

Fee Structure


Fixed Fee

In this regard, we conduct a proper scope assessment and charge a client a fixed fee for each agreed deliverable over an agreed period.


Hourly Rate

Our fee schedule for this option is available upon request.


We contract with a client for a specified period to provide ad-hoc services at a fixed monthly fee. This is largely dependent on the scope of the envisaged support.

*All the above fee options exclude litigation costs and do not include any disbursements incurred during the course of providing the services for example, accommodation, travel (if outside Johannesburg) or any costs payable to a third party.


Our team of corporate and commercial law specialists is led by Moroke Phajane (LLB (UFS) PGDIP Business Administration (Milpark), an admitted attorney of the High court of South Africa. Moroke has more than 12 years’ experience in corporate and commercial law gained from his previous roles as an attorney in private practice and in-house counsel at one of South Africa’s top corporate entities. His experience gained from both corporate and private practice enables him to provide practical, business focused solutions to clients.

Moroke will also be your primary contact person and key resource that will support you with all your matters. Our affiliation to The Good Lawyers Network enables us to leverage the expertise of lawyers on the network and supplement our capacity in complex matters.

Get In Touch

Our Address: Office no. 9, Aloe Building, Savanna Office Park, cnr Rugby & 9th Avenue, Weltevreden Park, Roodepoort, Johannesburg

Tel: 011 475 2325
Cell: 078 623 0411