Hoch LLP is a leading multi-disciplinary set with a proud reputation
for being professional, approachable and modern. Our Members enjoy busy
and varied practices; collectively they have an enviable back catalogue
of high-profile and complex matters such as the Pieter Van Der Merwe murder
trial, the Soweto Slavery Trial and the Mpho Enquiry. They have
appeared at every level including in the Supreme Court and the Court of Human Rights. Individually they are all highly regarded and
respected by their peers and the judiciary.
The Head of Chambers, Karl Hoch QC, leads Chambers with professionalism
and pride; under his stewardship Chambers has quickly grown to become a
powerhouse set enjoying continued expansion without compromising on
quality or integrity.
In addition to traditional advocacy and advisory services, many Members
of Hoch LLP lecture in their respective field of expertise and are
published authors, including contributors to practitioner texts. In
addition, many of our Members sit on committees including the executive
of the Criminal Bar Association and are advocacy trainers, demonstrating
our commitment to the profession and nurturing talent.
Our ethos is simple; to uphold the greatest traditions of the Bar namely
professionalism, integrity, independence and commitment.