Maipato C. Shata
Maipato C. Shata
Telephone: 011-290-4000
Mobile: 083 582 3994
Email: mshata@counsel.co.za

Maipato C. Shata

Maipato C. Shata joined the bar in 2016. She holds an L.L.B. degree from the University of Johannesburg (“UJ”).

During her time at university, Maipato was actively involved in providing legal services to indigent members of society through the UJ Law Clinic. It was during this time, she cultivated a passion for labour and administrative law.

Prior to joining the bar, Maipato trained and worked at Mfingwana & Associates (Matatiele) and Labour Law Services.

While undertaking her pupillage, Maipato obtained training and experience in general commercial litigation, family, labour and administrative law mattters.  During this time, she had the opportunity to assist in prominent cases such as:Free Market Foundation v The Minister of Labour and others and Mc Bride v The Minister of Police.

Maipato is a general litigator with particular interest in mining, construction, labour and administrative law.