Deon Visagie
Deon Visagie
Position: Partner
 
Practice: Employment, Health and Safety Practice
 
Office: Cape Town
 
Telephone: +27 21 431 7348
 
Email: deon.visagie@webberwentzel.com
 

Deon Visagie is a partner in the Employment, Health & Safety Practice at Webber Wentzel.

Deon is an expert in the field of employment and labour law. His expertise includes advising on all employment law aspects in mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructuring. His expertise extends to executive and non-executive contractual law, including restraints of trade litigation.

He regularly offers advice on individual or collective labour law and acts on behalf of corporate, government and individual clients, in the High Court; the Labour Court; the Commission for Conciliation, Mediation and Arbitration; and Bargaining Councils.

Deon has vast experience in local government employment law and has been acting for various municipalities as well as the City of Cape Town since its formation in 2000 advising on all its major restructuring phases.

He has recently acted as a judge in the Labour Court in Cape Town and Johannesburg.

Deon has BA (Honours) and LLB degrees from the University of the Western Cape.

Areas of expertise
  • Employment law
  • Employee benefits law