PROFILE OF ADV KEITUMETSE MONGALE
Name of Counsel: KEITUMETSE MONGALE
Year of Pupillage: JANUARY 1999
Date of Admission as an Advocate: 23 SEPTEMBER 1999
Date of starting practice at the Bar: APRIL 2012
Number of Years in Practice: 10 YEARS
Professional Qualifications: BProc & LLB from North West University
Masters in Commerce (specializing in forensic investigations)
Post Graduate Diploma in Management
Post Graduate Diploma in drafting & interpretation of contracts
Certificate in Legislative Drafting
Email Address: email@example.com
Telephone / Cellphone Number: 072-660-6871
I successfully served pupilage at the North West Bar Association (NWBA) in 1999 and in 2000 I went to work for government before joining the NWBA in April 2012 to date.
I obtained BProc & LLB from North West University in 1993 and 1998 respectively; Masters in Commerce (specializing in forensic investigations) from North West University in 2008; Post Graduate Diploma in Management from North West University in 2008; Post Graduate Diploma in drafting & interpretation of contracts from University of Johannesburg in 2009 and Certificate in Legislative Drafting from University of Johannesburg in 2010. I am currently studying Masters in Labour Law at the North West University.
After serving pupilage I joined the National Prosecuting Authority in April 2000 where I worked as a prosecutor until September 2004. In October 2004 I joined Legal Services of the Office of the Premier as an investigator and prosecutor in the Misconduct unit. In 2006, I worked at Forensic, Fraud and Corruption Unit within the Office of the Premier as an Investigator until I resigned in April 2012 where I became a full member of the NWBA.
I acquired experience in various areas of law, including civil law, general litigation, labour law, disciplinary hearings, commercial law and criminal law. I have also acquired skill in due diligence investigations, drafting legislation, drafting contracts, investigation and prosecution. While with the NPA, I conducted training and presentations on various legal topics/legislation including Criminal Procedure Act, Sexual Offences Act, Children’s Act, Older Person’s Act, Child Justice Act.
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