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There are a number of key staff members which you may wish to contact prior to or during your postgraduate studies at the Faculty of Law. These key staff members and their contact details are set out below:

Dean's Office

Dean: Prof Danwood Chirwa  +27 21 650 2706

Executive Assistant to the Dean: Ms Faiza Mohamed  +27 21 650 2706

Deputy Dean, Postgraduate Studies: Associate Prof Johann Hattingh +27 21 650 5883

Faculty Office

Please contact us for all administrative queries regarding postgraduate studies including applications, registrations, timetables, dissertations, supervision, submission, graduation, and funding.

Acting Faculty Manager: Ms Patricia Phillips +27 21 650 3087

Manager, Postgraduate Studies (School for Advanced Legal Studies): Ms Patricia Phillips +27 21 650 5409

Administrator, School for Advanced Legal Studies: Ms Clare Richfield +27 21 650 1677

Programme Convenors

A convenor has been appointed to oversee each of the specialist postgraduate programmes. Contact the appropriate programme convenor with any questions regarding the structure and content of these programmes or their constituent courses.

Postgraduate Student Advisor

The School for Advanced Legal Studies has appointed dedicated postgraduate student advisors to answer any questions regarding your choice of degree programme and the structure of the Faculties postgraduate degree programmes.

Student Advisor for Public Law and Private Law Programmes: Professor Elrena Van Der Spuy +27 +21 650 2988

Student Advisor for Commercial Law Programmes: Associate Professor Lee-Ann Tong  +27 +21 650 5686