Mr Nasholan Chetty

Qualifications: 
LLB; LLM; PGDHET; Currently-PHD
Position: 
Acting Director - Legal Clinic
Centre: 
Legal Clinic
Department: 
Adjectival Law
Email: 
nchetty@ufh.ac.za
Telephone Number: 
+27 43 704 7524
Teaching Responsibilities: 

Professional Skills and Ethics; Law of Persons Mainstream and Foundation; Legal Clinic Internship Course; Legal Profession and Professional Skills.

 

Research Interests: 

Science and Forensic Evidence

Other Responsibilities:

High School Moot Competitions; Internal Mock Trial Competitions; University Moot Court Competitions for Criminal Law; Ethics Committee for Universities; DC Chairperson; Research and Higher Degrees Committee; Mentorship Programme for At Risk Students

Biography: 

Nasholan Chetty holds the degrees of LLB (UFH), LLM (UCT), as well as a Postgraduate Diploma in Higher Education and Training from UFH. He is currently enrolled for his PHD at the University of Fort Hare. He is an attorney of the High Court of South Africa and has been a lecturer at the University of Fort Hare from 2014. He is also currently the Director of the Law Clinic, assumed in 2015. Nasholan Chetty has extensive criminal law experience as well as in the areas of competition and investment banking law. In 2015 he received the Lecturer of the Year Award from the Law Student Council.  
Due to his Clinic responsibilities, Mr Chetty also focuses on the National Moot Court Competition as well as the High Schools Moot Competition. He sits on the Board of Trustees for SLSJ (Students for Law and Social Justice) and is the lecturer in charge of CLASI (Constitutional Literacy and Service Initiative) at UFH.