Phiwe Ncanywa

Designation: Associate

Work: +27 41 396 9200
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 LLB (Nelson Mandela University)

Focus area: Commercial Law, Privacy Law, Land Development Applications (SPLUMA)

After obtaining his LLB, Phiwokuhle joined the University’s Law Faculty as a training and research assistant in the Mercantile Law Department and taught courses in commercial law to accountancy students for one year.

He then joined JGS and, after completing his articles, is now in our Commercial Division. His objective is to specialize in commercial, contract and administrative law, with a goal to playing an active role in transforming service delivery and governance within organs of state. Phiwokuhle has also varied his practice by expanding into privacy law and compliance measures to give effect to the POPI Act.

Phiwokuhle enjoys debating and holding conversations on issues relating to transformation, international politics and constitutional law developments. He is recently married and is excited to be starting a family with his lovely wife Elethu, and is keen to take on the adventures of road and off-road cycling as well as participating in field and online sport activities.