Director | BA LLB (PMB) LLM (EDIN)
Dunstan Farrell has been a practicing attorney for 38 years, specialising in the field of Employment Law for 25 of those years. Dunstan served his articles with Deneys Reitz Attorneys and later joined Shepstone and Wylie in their Employment Law department. Prior to joining Shepstone and Wylie, Dunstan studied towards a master’s degree at the University of Edinburgh in the 1980’s. While in the United Kingdom, Dunstan headed up Amnesty International in Edinburgh. Dunstan established the firm, Farrell and Associates in March 2003 as a boutique Employment and Labour Law firm. Owing to the success of the firm, and a solid client base, Farrell and Associates has recently incorporated and now operating as Farrell Inc. Attorneys. Dunstan’s wide-ranging experience in advising, consulting and representing national and provincial employers in all forms of Employment Law and Litigation has ensured Farrell Inc. Attorneys is the leading firm in this field, Nationally.
Senior Associate | LLB (UKZN PMB)
Bonga Sibiya holds an LLB degree from the University of KwaZulu-Natal (Pietermaritzburg). He has been practising as an admitted legal practitioner for almost three (3) years. Bonga completed his professional training as a candidate legal practitioner at Derik Jaftha Attorneys, in Durban. He has already obtained his right of appearance in the High Court of South Africa, the Supreme Court of Appeal, and the Constitutional Court and has personally appeared in the High Court and Labour Court. Bonga is passionate about employment law, and he aspires to become one of the best employment law specialists.
Candidate Attorney | BCom Law / LLB (UKZN)
Shanté has obtained her BCom law degree from the IIE Varsity College and LLB degree from the University of Kwa Zulu-Natal (Howard) with multiple distinctions. She became a member of the Farrell Inc team in February 2022 as a paralegal. She started as a candidate attorney in April 2022. She is enthusiastic and passionate about the legal field in every sense. She is proactive, shows great avidity in Employment Law and hopes to make an impact in the field. She is looking to study her masters in Employment Law.
Candidate Attorney | LLB (UKZN)
Celene obtained her LLB from the University of KwaZulu-Natal and is currently pursuing her Master of Laws. Celene previously worked abroad in the education sector, and thereafter as a legal assistant at a boutique firm in Sandton before joining Farrell Inc Attorneys in 2023. She has an interest in employment law and international trade and aims to develop skills and strategies aimed at easing the conflict between commercial and human rights, particularly in the global Labour market and emerging economies.
Associate | LLB (UKZN) LLM (UKZN) Post Grad Dip
Lindiwe holds an LLB, Post Graduate Diploma in Industrial Relations and a master’s degree in Labour Studies from the University of Kwa – Zulu Natal. She worked as a Senior Labour Consultant prior to joining Farrell Inc. Attorneys. Lindiwe specialises in employment law and has had the opportunity to assist clients with various internal and external disputes including facilitating RBO’s, initiating and chairing disciplinary hearings, complex misconduct investigations, CCMA arbitrations and facilitating in retrenchments. Lindiwe is passionate about labour law and aspires to soon become an expert in the field.”
Paralegal | BA LLB (PMB)
Thabo obtained his BA and LLB from UKZN (Howard College and Pietermaritzburg respectively). He served in the Department of Employment and Labour as a BCEA Inspector for 2 years and is now serving in a paralegal role with the firm. He is excited to grow his Knowledge under the Firm and become a formidable legal Practitioner.
Candidate Attorney | LLB (UKZN)
Gugu attended the University of KwaZulu-Natal where she obtained an LLB degree. She is currently a Candidate Attorney. She is passionate about employment law and labour relations.