Basetsana Molebatsi

Professional background and experience:

Basetsana Molebatsi is a qualified attorney, co-founder and director of Harris Nupen Molebatsi Inc, a full-service boutique Law Firm. Basetsana has over eighteen years’ experience in Corporate and Commercial Law, Corporate Governance, Risk and Compliance, Public Law, including Technology and Telecommunications. She has extensive experience in Corporate Governance, having sat on numerous boards, during different stages of her career, including being: Chairperson of the Women’s Legal Centre Trust which is a public interest law centre focusing on the advancement and enforcement of women’s rights in South Africa; she was also a member of the disciplinary committee of the National Soccer League of South Africa; a member of the Gauteng Cricket Board; an independent non-executive director of Vumatel (Pty) Ltd, CIVH (Pty) Ltd and Open Secrets NPC. In 2019, Basetsana was appointed by the honourable President of South Africa, Mr. Cyril Matamela Ramaphosa, as a member of his Presidential Advisory Review Panel into Intelligence.

Mediation experience and style:

Basetsana has brief experience as a facilitator relating to the development, negotiation and implementation of Bus Rapid Transport systems. She has been an observer and advisor to a mining company that was in the process of mediating a dispute with a community where the company is operating a mine.



Further info


Banking & Finance
Energy & Natural Resources
Information, Communication & Technology
Media & Entertainment
Public Sector

Dispute Types

Agency Agreements
Community Disputes
Contractual Disputes of all kinds
Distribution Agreements
Intellectual Property
Land Ownership
Landlord & Tenant
Mergers & Acquisitions
Partnership / Shareholder
Private Client