Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: BONUS Segment

In this bonus segment in a series, Vuyani Ngalwana SC is in conversation with the Judge President of the Gauteng High Court of South Africa, Dunstan Mlambo.

We explore more of the Man behind the Judicial Robes and gain some insights on his views on the following issues:

  • Transformation and Women Lawyers
  • Corruption “in the Judicial space”
  • The Inadequate Resourcing of the Courts
By |2020-08-18T14:14:52+02:00Aug 18th, 2020|Legal Voices|Comments Off on Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: BONUS Segment

Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: 5th Segment

In this fifth segment in a series, Vuyani Ngalwana SC is in conversation with the Judge President of the Gauteng High Court of South Africa, Dunstan Mlambo.

We explore more of the Man behind the Judicial Robes and gain some insights on his views on the following issues:

  • Is the perceived “Notoriety” of the Pretoria High Court Justified?
  • What does the preventing of the President in the “State Capture” case from exercising his constitutional power to appoint the Judge to Chair a Commission of Inquiry say about the presumption of Impartiality in a Judge?
  • What’s your view on South Africa’s briefing patterns?
  • Do Judges lose their political rights and free speech rights just for being Judges?
By |2020-08-13T17:00:21+02:00Aug 13th, 2020|Legal Voices|5 Comments

Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: 4th Segment

In this fourth segment in a series, Vuyani Ngalwana SC is in conversation with the Judge President of the Gauteng High Court of South Africa, Dunstan Mlambo.

We explore more of the Man behind the Judicial Robes and gain some insights on his views on the following issues:

  • What is the Role of the Courts: Law or Justice?
  • Is it Justice to dismiss an Application for Leave to Appeal without giving a reasoned Judgment?
  • Media and Matters of Law: Quo Vadis?
By |2020-08-11T13:33:47+02:00Aug 11th, 2020|Legal Voices|Comments Off on Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: 4th Segment

Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: 3rd Segment

In this third segment in a series, Vuyani Ngalwana SC is in conversation with the Judge President of the Gauteng High Court of South Africa, Dunstan Mlambo.

We explore more of the Man behind the Judicial Robes and gain some insights on his views on the following issues:

  • Judicial Activism
  • Is the Judiciary susceptible to Corruption?
  • What are the most notable changes has he made as Judge-President?
  • His Brushes with the Position of Chief Justice and his views on the current method of appointing a Chief Justice
By |2020-08-07T19:31:01+02:00Aug 7th, 2020|Legal Voices|2 Comments

January 2019 Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: 2nd Segment

In this second segment in a series, Vuyani Ngalwana SC is in conversation with the Judge President of the Gauteng High Court of South Africa, Dunstan Mlambo.

The Gauteng High Court comprises two courts: the South Gauteng High Court with its seat in the Johannesburg Central Business District, and the North Gauteng High Court, situated in South Africa’s Capital City, Pretoria, in the Tshwane Municipality.

The two courts are the busiest among high courts in South Africa, making Judge President Mlambo arguably the busiest Head of Court in the country.

In this second segment we explore more of the Man behind the Judicial Robes – “a New Generation Judge” – and gain some insights on his journey from Acting Judge of the Labour Court to the Supreme Court of Appeal and then as Judge President.

Get some insight on what is special about labour lawyers, human rights lawyers and life in the Supreme Court of Appeal.

By |2020-08-04T13:43:51+02:00Aug 4th, 2020|Legal Voices|Comments Off on January 2019 Interview with Judge President of the Gauteng High Court Dunstan Mlambo: 2nd Segment