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Sydwell Sydwell Mketsu

Areas Of Practice:
Administrative Law, Arbitration, Commercial, Customs & Excise, Debt Collections, Deceased Estates, Environmental Law, Evictions, Family Law, Labour Law, Land Claims, Land Rights, Litigation (Civil), Litigation (High Court), Litigation (Insurance), Litigation (Land Claims Court), Litigation (Tax), Local Government Law, Maintenance, Matrimonial, Medical Aids / Managed Health Care, Medical Negligence, Mineral Law/Rights, Mining, Municipal Law, Property Law, Social Media, Sports, Taxation
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Years of Practice:
402 Kirkness St Loftus Office Park Building A 4th Floor Arcadia Pretoria
Gauteng / Pretoria
Postal Address:
402 Kirkness St, Loftus Office Park, Building A, 4th Floor, Arcadia, Pretoria, 0007
LLB (UWC), PRCOM (Damelin), Certificate in Legislative drafting (UP)

Mr Sydwell Sibongile Mketsu is the Managing Director founding partner, at Mketsu and Associates. Prior to founding Mketsu and Associates, he started his career as a litigation attorney with the Human Rights Commission and office of the State Attorney in Pretoria.

With over 17 years as an attorney, he has represented some of the largest State-owned enterprises in South Africa as well as private enterprises.


  • University of Western Cape, 2001, LLB.
  • Arbitration Foundation of South Africa in November 2015, Certificate in Arbitration.
  • Law Society of South Africa in 2011, Practice Management Certificate.
  • Howard University School of Law and the University of the Western Cape; Certificates in Comparative Constitutional Law and International Business Transactions.
  • University of Pretoria in November 2011, Certificate in Legislative Drafting.
  • 2013, Certificate in Mentoring through the Education, Training and Development Practices Sector Education and Training Authority.

 Areas of focus

  • Arbitration
  • Litigation and Dispute Resolution
  • Property law
  • Labour law,
  • Commercial
  • Administrative and
  • Public law
  • Compliance and Regulatory law.

Activities and Affiliations

  • Cape Law Society, South Africa
  • Northern Province Law Society, South Africa.


English, IsiZulu, Pedi, Tswana, Xhosa