Member Type:
Advocates

Admission:
2017

Qualifications:
LL.B (Stell)

Areas of Practice:
Shomane has interest and experience in Corporate and Commercial Law, Insolvency Law (which he is currently reading at Masters level), Banking Law, Labour Law, Property Law, Regulatory Law, Competition Law, Media and Communications Law, Intellectual Property Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Experience:
Prior to being called to the Bar, Shomane did a stint in a Law Researcher position, in a tier 1 regulatory team, at a big 5 law firm in Sandton. He also spent some time in business and in corporate consulting.
He graduated with an LL.B from Stellenbosch University, where he sat on various statutory bodies and task teams, including the University Senate, the Students’ Representative Council, the Central Disciplinary Committee and the Stellenbosch University Admissions Policy Task Team.
He also spent some time at the Universiteit Hasselt in Belgium, doing a short-course in the Belgian, the Dutch and the European Judicial and Cultural Frameworks.
Shomane is fluent in English, Afrikaans, seTswana, seSotho, sePedi and tshiVenda, and has an understanding of the Nguni languages.

Contact Details:
Email: smathiba@law.co.za
Phone: +27 63 670 0884