Justice Lex Mpati
June 8, 2017
Dunstan Mlambo
June 8, 2017

Taswell Papier

Taswell Papier

Trustee

Taswell Papier_website

Taswell Deveril Papier was appointed as judge of the Western Cape High Court in 2017 after having worked as an attorney in private practice for almost thirty years. He practised for his own account for 17 years in Mitchells Plain before joining ENSafrica as director for 13 years. Papier was president of the Cape Law Society for two terms and has chaired the Cape Law Society’s Pro Bono Committee and the Law Society of South Africa’s pro Bono committee, amongst others, for several years. As an attorney he won numerous awards for outstanding service and contribution to human rights. Judge Papier holds qualifications from the University of the Western Cape, the University of Cape Town, and Harvard University in the USA.