Mayson Petla

Mayson Petla

Associate Designate

Mayson Petla is an Associate Designate in our Employment Law practice. Mayson has experience in conducting legal research of various aspects of employment law and providing, both national and international clients with legal opinions on a wide range of topics. He has been involved in numerous arbitration proceedings under the auspices of the CCMA and has experience in drafting notices and pleadings in the Labour Court.

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Mayson joined CDH as a Candidate Attorney 2019. He was promoted to Associate Designate in 2021.

  • Experience with urgent applications to interdict unprotected strikes and unlawful conduct in the mining industry.
  • Drafting of legal opinions on all aspects of South African employment law.
  • Appearing with Counsel in the Labour Court for urgent applications, review applications and interlocutory applications.
  • Drafting of legal agreements such as contracts of employment and mutual separation agreements.


  • LLB, Nelson Mandela University