Syrene Lapere

Syrene is an experienced Attorney and Labour Law Specialist.  She is based at our Port Elizabeth (Gqeberha) office where she services the firm’s national client base.  Syrene has refined her experience within the sphere of employment law by servicing clients through the vehicle of an employer’s organization, consultancy as well as law firms.

Tel: 043 721 0963
Fax: 043 721 0958

  • Labour Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Litigation
  • Representation in CCMA / various statutory Bargaining Councils
  • Lecturing on various Employment Law topics
  • Extensive strategic consulting around S198A – S198D issues and accompanying litigation
  • Workplace training and capacitation on Labour Law
  • Chairing and Initiating Disciplinary, Incapacity, Grievance and Appeal hearings

• LLM (Labour Law)

2013 – Present / Kirchmanns Incorporated: Associate
2013 / IR Consultant at Labour Net
2013 / Legal Advisor and Dispute Resolution Specialist at NEASA
2012 – 2013 / Litigation Assistant at Kessler de Jager Attorneys
2010 – 2012 / Candidate Attorney at Legal Aid Clinic, University of Stellenbosch
2009 / Research and Administrative Assistant at University of Stellenbosch