Women in Leadership in Law

WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP IN LAW On 18 September 2019, the women at Dentons South Africa (one of the leading global law firms) in association with WOZA (Women in Law South Africa) held a “Women in Leadership in Law” event at its Sandton offices. The event hosted a number of successful and highly esteemed women from… Read More »

SABWiL Times Issue 5

Salutations Luminaries, Comrades and Friends   Malibongwe! Halala! South African Rugby shifts paradigms. Three world cups affirm our glory. We are a champion nation. Victorious, Captain Siya Kolisi impresses: ‘A lot of us in South Africa just need an opportunity.” 2019 Rugby World Cup   Undoubtedly, if we toil to actualise Dignity, Equality and Freedoms,… Read More »

SABWiL Times Issue 4

Salutations Luminaries, Comrades and Friends   It is a delight to once more soar above the battlefields and cast a heavenly view over the terrain where we draw swords towards the actualisation of Dignity, Equality and Freedoms. This month, global Mental Health Day came and went, quiet as the night, barely traversing the legal landscape.… Read More »

SABWiL Times Issue 3

Salutations Luminaries, Comrades and Friends   Once again at the close of Heritage Month we reflect, account and measure our progress towards actualising Dignity, Equality and Freedoms. We invite you into moments with us through the pictorials attached hereto.   #SS24 SABWiL Shadowing   This SABWiL Shadowing programme we have been refining since its inception… Read More »

BLA-SC Statement on the passing of Uyinene Mrwetyana

– September 2019   A question was recently asked “Do you think we had a successful women’s month?” – with the events unfolding as it ends it is difficult to answer to the affirmative. As we’ve come to the end of Women’s month and the beginning of Heritage month it is with concern and heavy… Read More »

SABWiL Times Issue 2

Joyous Heritage Day Luminaries, Comrades and Friends   We trust you are immersed in the spirit of Ubuntu and Zenzele this fine African day. Do enjoy the recent SABWiL Times.   The purpose of our SABWiL Times is to account to our membership, comrades and friends so that when the time arises for our membership… Read More »

SABWiL Times Issue 1

Joyous Day SABWiL Luminaries and Friends   We hope you are wonderful. If you have a moment or two, enjoy a snapshot of much needed recent community service in Dobsonville rendered by SABWiL and led by our Luminary Attorney Candice Pillay this very Saturday, 14 September. SABWiL Alumna Regine Moagi, who earned her passage into… Read More »

Law, Service, and SABWiL; A Journey That Is Worth It!

“All of us… serve at the mercy of the people of South Africa and serve for the benefit of the people of South Africa. South Africans must hold accountable anyone who does anything unacceptable.” These are the words of the Honourable Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng. I grew up in Middelburg, Mpumalanga in an industrial community… Read More »

“SABWiL has allowed me to meet young legal practitioners who are living their dreams and succeeding despite their past circumstances and tough upbringings” – #ChoosedayMotivation By Lehlogonolo Lesenya

In August 2017 I took part in SABWiL Shadowing #SS8. At that time I was a third year LLB student at the University of South Africa, Pretoria. When I saw the opportunity to shadow an advocate I was eager to get the opportunity because, I wanted to learn and experience firsthand the difference between an… Read More »