The legal firm was established in 1972. The firm saw several changes in partnerships and operated under various names over the years, finally becoming known under its present name, Johan Jacobs and Malcolm Moodie Inc.
It is a large practice based in Kempton Park on the East Rand and its scope of services include, but is not limited to, commercial agreements, trusts, estate planning etc., with conveyancing as its main activity.
JJMM has a very large conveyancing department and is on the panels of the major banks and SA Homeloans. It provides legal services to financial institutions, local authorities, developers, estate agents and individuals.
JJMM is B-BBEE compliant.
JJMM also has a Property Development Specialised Division, which undertakes studies on behalf of Developers and financial institutions, in order to determine the profitability of projects.
This is achieved by doing feasibility studies to determine the Return on Turnover, taking into account the purchase price, locality, rights provided by the Town Planning Scheme and the demand for the type of development.