Deirdre Venter
Position: Partner
Practice: Employment, Health and Safety Practice
Office: Johannesburg
Telephone: +27 11 530 5439

Deirdre Venter is a partner in the Employment, Employment, Health & Safety Practice at Webber Wentzel.

She is an expert in all aspects of employment and labour law.  Her experience includes drafting of contracts of employment, disciplinary codes, policies and related agreements; reviewing of clients’ contracts, policies and codes; all aspects of CCMA arbitrations; all aspects of labour court litigation and advice on all aspects of collective and individual labour law.

Deirdre has also been involved in various matters relating to evictions and land claims.  She has advised clients across various sectors, including the financial services and mining industries.

She has written on the topics of sexual harassment, section 198A(3) of the Labour Relations Act and Discrimination of pregnant women in hazardous workplaces and is a member of the South African Society for Labour Law.

Deirdre has B.Proc, LLB and LLM degrees from Rand Afrikaans University.  She also has an Advanced Diploma in Labour Law also from Rand Afrikaans University.

Areas of expertise
  • Employment/labour
  • Evictions
  • Land claims
  • Highlights

    Member of the:

    • South African Society for Labour Law (2010 to present).