Lesedi Mphahlele

Phone: +27 11 268 0250
Mobile: +27 63 793 3892
Email: lesedi.m@fwblaw.co.za
Practice Areas: Dispute Resolution | Sports Law


Lesedi was admitted as an attorney in 2010 and specialises in dispute resolution and commercial litigation with specific focus on:

• Sports law;
• Shareholder disputes / Corporate Governance and contractual disputes;
• Forensic investigations;
• Legal compliance;
• Public Procurement.

Lesedi acts for numerous clients in the sports law sector as well as the South African Football Association (SAFA).

He also acts for several business organisations in the cleaning and hygiene sector as well as businesses in the construction sector.


LLB (University of Venda) (2007)
Sports Law (University of Pretoria) (2021)

Membership of Professional Bodies

Deputy Chairperson of The Coalition of Anglican Children’s Homes
National Association of Democratic Lawyers (NADEL)


Lesedi has appeared as a legal commentator both on television and radio covering varying legal issues.
Lesedi also sits on the panel for the Titans Centre of Mediation in Sports and is a member of the Disciplinary Committee for the Golden Lions Rugby Union.