Situated at the heart of the Constantia valley, Matthews Enslin Inc. takes pride in being one of the most esteemed legal firms in Cape Town. Our privilege extends to serving clients from around the globe.

Since 1997, our unique legal team and staff have engaged with both international and local clients. We are equipped to provide diverse legal solutions to address the myriad of issues that may confront you, your family, or your business. Our approach centers on truly understanding your legal concerns, ensuring you receive accurate and informed advice to guide you in making the right decisions. Throughout the legal process, we are here to alleviate your stress and act as your trusted adviser. Our commitment lies in offering affability, affordability, and availability. We take pride in maintaining high service levels, delivering outstanding product quality, and ensuring quick turnaround times.


Tel : +27 21 702 3070

Fax : +27 21 702 3080

Email: reception@legalonline.co.za


Suite D1 Westlake Square, 1 Westlake Drive, Tokai, 7945, Cape Town, South Africa


Postnet Suite 65, Private Bag X12, Tokai, 7966, Cape Town, South Africa


Founded by Michael (Mike) Matthews over two decades ago, Michael Matthews & Associates has evolved into Matthews Enslin Inc. Over the years, we have expanded into a thriving and successful firm, now boasting a team of five skilled professionals.


After spending the first part of his life in Zimbabwe, Mike studied at UCT and qualified in 1983. After 12 successful years in partnership at C & A Friedlander, Mike formed his own practice in 1997. Mike specialises in commercial law and disputes, High Court litigation, Labour Law, Wills and the Administration of Deceased Estates. When he is not working, his hobbies include doting over his grandchildren, mountain-biking, creative writing and motorcycling.


Damian is a qualified Attorney, Notary and Conveyancer who has been a partner at the firm since 2004 and who, in common with his colleagues, is passionate about service. Damian specialises in conveyancing and property-related law, including freehold and sectional title ownership, and mortgage bond registrations. Damian also specialises in legal issues relating to the Firearms Control Act of 2000 and is able to assist with firearm licence applications, appeals, accreditation of sports shooting bodies and businesses. Security companies can also call Damian to assist with compliance issues as well as with license applications. In his spare time, he enjoys hiking and is a firearm fundi.


Meet David, a passionate and pragmatic attorney, notary, and conveyancer. Serving as a director at the firm since early 2023, David specialises in litigation, rental and property law, as well as legal matters related to firearms, the private security industry, and liquor licensing.

Beyond the office, David enjoys music, motorcycling, and sport-shooting. In both his professional and personal endeavours, he exemplifies a balance between dedication to his work and enthusiasm for life outside the office.


Tegan is a distinguished graduate from Stellenbosch University with a BA (Law) and LLB degree. Tegan is currently leading our team in the administration of deceased estates, wills, and trusts department.

With a deep passion for law and a commitment to serving her clients with excellence, Tegan offers invaluable expertise in the intricate world of estate planning and administration. Whether you’re looking to create a comprehensive will, navigate the complexities of trust formation, or ensure a smooth transition of assets after a loved one’s passing, Tegan is your go-to legal professional.

In her spare time, Tegan enjoys creating cherished memories with her family and friends as they explore the picturesque beauty of Cape Town and its enchanting surroundings. Tegan’s passion for life extends beyond the legal realm; She brings this same enthusiasm for exploration and discovery to our legal practice, ensuring that every client’s unique journey is handled with care and dedication.


In 2023, Natalie joined Matthews Enslin Inc as a candidate attorney, signifying the start of her legal journey. A Stellenbosch University graduate with both a BA (Law) and an LLB, she boasts a comprehensive foundation in law.

Motivated by a sincere desire to assist clients, Natalie directs her passion towards family, company, and contract law. She effectively utilises her legal knowledge to guide and support clients, standing out as a dedicated professional with great determination and meticulous attention to detail.

Beyond her legal pursuits, Natalie draws her energy from special moments with family and friends. An avid enthusiast of running as well as the theatre, she brings a dynamic and vibrant spirit to her professional endeavours.