B Proc, (RAU – Now UJ)

Marius was first a radio broadcaster and lecturer in Radio and Media Law with Boston Media House until he joined an employer Organisation in 2001 as a dispute resolution officer.

Marius decided to broaden his “para-legal” career by joining a general law practice, specialising in Labour Law in 2003 where after he established Van Niekerk Attorneys in 2004.

Marius specialises in Labour Law related matters which includes:

  • Conducting negotiations/consultations with Unions and/or Employers on any labour matter(s)
  • The chairing of disciplinary enquiries
  • Providing Industrial Relations Training to managers and supervisors in various industries
  • Representing employers and employees in the Commission for Conciliation Mediation and Arbitration, Bargaining Councils and other labour tribunals in jurisdictional applications, condonation applications, rescission applications, demarcation applications, arbitrations etc.
  • Representing employers and employees in all Labour Court and Labour Appeal court matters, including urgent applications, motion proceedings and action proceedings

Marius also provides services on Contracts, General Litigation, Commercial Transactions and Equality Court matters.