UMS Law (Uys Matyeka Schwartz Attorneys) was founded in 1993 as Uys-Nel by Dirk Uys and Johan Nel in order to establish a law firm committed to providing reliable and personal, corporate collections and litigation services. In 2008 we merged with Schwartz & Associates of Durban to form the current firm. Since 2015, our Fanie van Deventer purchased the Johannesburg Branch from Dirk Uys and trades as a sole proprietorship with VAT number 4800 268 726. Over the years the firm has grown into a medium-size commercial law firm with offices in Johannesburg and Pretoria. The firm also became BEE compliant in 2006 Certificate BEE9681470 and maintains a Level 4 accreditation.