Nirvana Rambachan-Naidoo

Areas of Practice: administrative, administrative law, arbitration, commercial law, criminal law, labour law, matrimonial and family law, medical negligence, personal injury

Year of Admission


Contact Details

082 778 9387

3rd floor, Village Chambers

Academic qualification

B,Proc. ; LLB ; LLM (Labour Law) ; Practical Project Management Certificate (With Distinction)

Lectures and presentations:

Domestic Violence; Criminal Procedure Act; Alternative Dispute Resolution

Brief curriculum vitae

Nirvana Rambachan-Naidoo commenced practice as an Attorney at the end of 1998. During this period she gained experience in the following areas of law:

Administration of Estates
Administrative Law
Commercial Law
Criminal Law
Drafting of contracts
Matrimonial and Family Law
Personal Injury

In 2000 she was appointed as a Legal Advisor and Mediator at the Automobile Association of South Africa. She was then appointed as a Senior Legal Advisor at the South African Police Service’s Provincial Head Office in 2001.

She was promoted in 2003 to Section Head: Legal Support: Resources, Gauteng at the level of Brigadier. She managed a team of 10 legal advisors who represented SAPS in Labour Law, Discipline Management, Human Resource Management, Financial Services and Supply Chain Management on a Provincial level. She was also a negotiator for SAPS Management at the Safety and Security Sectoral Bargaining Council.

She was subsequently admitted as an advocated in March 2017 and became a full member of the Johannesburg Bar and Society of Advocates in the same year.

She currently practices as an Advocate holding chambers at Group 21 in Sandown Village.

Nirvana has appeared in the following tribunals and courts of law:
High Court in Johannesburg,
High Court in Pretoria,
High Court in Mpumalanga,
Magistrates’ Courts in Gauteng


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