Amy-Leigh Payne is a 2018 Bertha Justice Fellow and Candidate Attorney in the Cape Town office. Amy-Leigh completed her LLB in 2017 at the University of the Western Cape.
She was a member of the UWC Street Law Organisation. During her time there, she assisted the organisation to educate people on their rights, and one of the centres they visited was the Saartjie Baartman Centre for Abused Women and Children.
She was also a part of Students for Law and Social Justice (SLSJ). She also attended the National Prosecuting Authority Vacation Work Programme. Amy-Leigh have a passion for Human Rights and Social Justice.