Simelane Norton Attorneys is a law firm that represents the true spirit of collaboration in our culturally diversified demographic of South Africa.
It is a personal liability company that focuses on outsourced debt collection services. SNA is a Level 2 B-BBEE contributor that is 51% black female owned and operated.
Between the two founding Directors of the company, Tenhlanhla Simelane and Rebecca Norton, SNA already has nearly a decade’s worth of experience in the debt collection industry. Together with its technological advantage and integrated solutions, SNA provides a complete understanding of the recovery process and products related to your company within the unsecured consumer lending environment.
To become one of the leading debt collection companies in South Africa.
To ensure dignity and responsibility in the debt collection industry.
To employ people that are committed to the values of SNA and to attaining its vision.
To increase our client base to include several of the most prominent financial and retail institutions in South Africa.
To expand the practice to include a fully functioning litigation and legal administration department.
To offer compliance and consultancy services to existing and potential clients.
To empower employees with several learnership programmes and initiatives.
SNA’s primary pursuit is to collect unsecured consumer debt within the capital range of R2 000.00 – R50 000.00 (small to medium credit agreements), the preferable age of the debt being between 0.5 – 6 months. This being said, SNA is more than competent to collect any unsecured consumer debt irrespective of the age and capital amount thereof.
Tenhlanhla, formerly a Candidate Attorney at Norton-Lambrianos (SA) Incorporated 2011, qualified as an Attorney in 2013 and a year later was appointed as the Director of Corporate Governance and Human Relations at Norton-Lambrianos (SA) Incorporated. She is currently the Director and majority shareholder of SNA.
Tenhlanhla holds a Bachelor of Laws from the University of the Witwatersrand.
She also sits on the Board of IPSOS Youth Development Trust as the Chairperson, this trust aims to use the many tools to create sustainable development for the underprivileged youth, tools such as IPSOS Youth Development Bursary Scheme of the IPSOS Youth Development Trust.
Rebecca commenced employment at Norton-Lambrianos (SA) Incorporated in 2012. A year later she was promoted to the position of Portfolio Manager and managed several collections books for various clients.
She was appointed as a Director of Norton-Lambrianos in 2016 as a result of her exemplary performance and value to the practice, Rebecca is now a Director of SNA with a 49% shareholding.
Rebecca holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing Management from the University of South Africa and a Bachelor of Laws from the University of Pretoria which she obtained with distinction.