Overview & History


Richen Attorneys is a premier commercial law firm that strives to achieve results that exceed expectations and through our commitment to our Clients we ensure that we add maximum value to their business. Our client base requires a rapid response, appropriate advice and innovative legal solutions based on a full understanding of their individual business needs.

Richen Attorneys was founded by Prashanta Richen a talented trial attorney, with an undisputed success rate in the civil and criminal litigation sphere.

Prashanta operated for 4 years with her former partner Melvin Naidu, under the name and style of Naidu Richen Attorneys, in January 2016 Prashanta broke away from Naidu Richen and decided to go on her own.

Prashanta Richen is also a University of the Witwatersrand alma mater, with extensive experience in and knowledge of the drafting and interpreting agreements.

Through ongoing improvement and development; an unwavering commitment to high service standards, fit for purpose solutions and cost conscious legal service offerings, Richen Attorneys continues to grow, retain clients and attract new clients with a goal to be one of Africa’s premier Black Women owned law firms.