Yolande obtained her BA (Law), LLB and LLM degrees from the University of the Witwatersrand. During her studies, she became a member of the Golden Key International Honour Society and later served as its secretary general. In addition to English, she is fluent in French, and has basic conversational skills in Portuguese. Yolande is well-travelled and attended the Global Young Leaders Conference (GYLC) in Washington, D.C. on two occasions. Her additional work experience in marketing as a brand representative has made her an effective, clear and convincing communicator. In addition to international trade law, Yolande’s practice areas of interest include professional negligence, personal injury, litigation and competition law. As a passionate philanthropist, she also has a keen interest in pro bono work. She commenced her articles with MacRobert Attorneys in January 2020.
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