Adv Motebang Ramaili matriculated from Mmabatho High School in Mafikeng, North-West Province. Thereafter he completed a National Diploma in Graphic Design and Animation at the Damelin Computer College. He also obtained his LLB Degree from the North-West University Mafikeng Campus in 2005 and is currently studying Water Law at the Witwatersrand University.

Adv Ramaili was admitted as an Advocate of the High Court of South Africa and the Superior Courts of the Mountain Kingdom of Lesotho. He is currently working towards being admitted as Barrister in Dublin, Ireland.


Academic Qualifications

  • LLB, North-West University
  • Water Law, Witwatersrand University (not yet completed)


Fields of Expertise

  • Law of Obligation (Delict and Contract)
  • Human Rights Law Litigation
  • Public Law Litigation
  • Administrative and Constitutional Law
  • Land Claims matters
  • Water and Environmental Law


Previous Experience: University

  • Participated in Moot Court Competitions (amongst others Phillip Jesus USA Competition Moot Courts) on behalf of the North-West University Mafikeng Campus
  • Former Member of the North-West University Student Parliament
  • Represented North-West University students in various management forums
  • Former member of the North-West Youth Parliament
  • Former Student Leader, various structures of SASCO and ANCYL
  • Former Secretary General of Southern African Students Union (SASU)
  • Former Member of All African Students Union (AASU)


Previous Experience: Work & Leadership Roles

  • Madhlopa Incorporated Attorneys
  • Jerry Nkeli and Associates Attorneys
  • Deployed in Gauteng Department of Infrastructure Development
  • Maluleke Commission of Inquiry
  • High profile political cases in South Africa and in Lesotho, worked with eminent Silks of today both in Lesotho and in South Africa
  • Represented SASCO comrades during Fees Must Fall campaigns
  • Led in NEHAWU and currently serving in sub-committees within the ANC
  • Board Member of Dr Mathole Motshekga’s Kara Institute Legal Aid
  • Member of Disciplinary Hearing at Health Professional Council of South Africa (HPCSA)


Date of Admission

South Africa: 6 December 2006

Kingdom of Lesotho: December 2017


Contact Details

(t)    +2711 223 8000

(f)    +2711 223 8004

(m)  +2774 468 4275 / +266 6318 3112

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