Shivani Govender

Phone: +27 11 593 3720
Mobile: +27 82 041 1825
Practice Areas: Dispute Resolution


Shivani was admitted as an attorney in 2015 and specialises in corporate and commercial litigation with specific focus on:

• General commercial litigation in the High Court;
• Insolvency (liquidations and sequestrations);
• Debt recovery;
• Landlord tenant disputes;
• The conduct of enquiries for liquidators and creditors and litigation arising therefrom;
• Commercial arbitrations.

She advises and acts for a multinational packaging company, listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange, in several High Court and Magistrate Court litigation matters.

She has been involved in several commercial disputes against various parastatals and represents several property developers in numerous high end residential, commercial and retail rental disputes.


Bachelor of Commerce (University of Johannesburg)
LLB (University of Johannesburg)