Yana van Leeve is a Senior Associate in our Dispute Resolution practice. Yana operates primarily in the Public Law Sector, focusing on constitutional, administrative and regulatory law. She has also gained experience in dealing with the interaction between corporate and commercial law, on the one hand, and public law, on the other.
Yana commenced her career in constitutional litigation at the renowned Legal Resources Centre, founded by Chief Justice Arthur Chaskalson. She later specialised in education law and policy and currently serves on the National Council of Equal Education. Following a year of clerking at the Constitutional Court for Justice Edwin Cameron, Yana joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr as an Associate in 2016 and was promoted to Senior Associate in 2018.
Public Sector: Administrative, Regulatory Constitutional Law