Sophia Cloete

Overview And Experience

Sophia Cloete graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand with an LLB degree after having completed a BCom at the University of Pretoria. She is an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa, and specialises in immigration law.

She currently heads the immigration law department at Waks Attorneys in Johannesburg.

Sophia has a keen passion for human rights, and thrives in the global reach of immigration law, where the majority of her client base consists of African nationals.

Law School:

• Bachelor of Laws (LLB) — University of the Witwatersrand

Field Of Study: Alternative Dispute Resolution, Competition Law, Labour Law, Insolvency Law, Law of Sale and Lease

Years attended: 2007 – 2009

Activities and Societies: Golden Key International Honours Society

Bachelor of Commerce (BCom) — University of Pretoria/Universiteit van Pretoria

Field Of Study: History, Sociology, Communication Management, Industrial Psychology, Labour Relations, Labour Law

Years attended: 2000 – 2003

Activities and Societies: Radio Tuks / TuksFM DJ and news reader. Golden Key International Honours Society


• Law Society of South Africa (LEAD)

Field Of Study: Immigration Law

One day seminar attended: 13 November 2014

• Practical Legal Training — Law Society of South Africa (LEAD)

Field Of Study: Legal Studies, General

Years attended: 2011

Sophia Cloete

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