Bar Council

The Cape Bar is governed by the Bar Council, which is comprised of members elected annually by the general body of members in accordance with the Cape Bar’s Constitution.

The Bar Council is tasked with managing the affairs of the Cape Bar for the benefit of all members.

It discharges this mandate with the assistance of a number of committees which manage various aspects of the Cape Bar.  For a complete list of these committees please click here (PDF).

The Bar Council is presently constituted as follows:

Chairperson TANYA GOLDEN SC
 Vice Chairperson LOUISE BUIKMAN SC
JOHN BUTLER SC
ROBERT STELZNER SC
NAZREEN BAWA SC
PAUL FARLAM SC
KARRISHA PILLAY
ROB PATRICK
BARBARA VAUGHAN
MARILENA MADDISON (IOANNOU)
BRENTON JOSEPH
NCUMISA MAYOSI
Secretary VERONIQUE BARTHUS
Assistant Secretary/Treasurer THEMBALIHLE SIDAKI