Student Court
Welcome to Stellenbosch University

Our Members

Alexander Pagel (Chairperson)Earl Coleman.jpg


The law is intertwined with our everyday lives. South Africa has seen monumental change in the past toward achieving an egalitarian society. The task at hand today is to carry out the same vision in many smaller, day-to-day victories without forgetting that they will add up to our goal at the end - a nation that is equal in right and oppurtunity.

"Under a transformative Constitution, judges bear the ultimate responsibility to justify their decisions not only by reference to authority, but by reference to ideas and values" - P Langa 


Ilarie Zevenbergen.jpgSummer van Haght (Vice-Chairperson)


"A succesful woman is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at her" - David Brinkley




Katy Gouws.jpgJoshua Rutgers

LLB IV; LLM (Private Law)

"The measure of a man is what he does with power" - Plato 



IMG_4970 (2).JPGShevelle Naidu


"Law school taught me one thing: how to take two situations that are exactly the same and show how they are different" - Hart Pomerantz



IMG_4962 (2).JPGAbbey Macfarlane


"Law is nothing other than a certain ordinance of reason for the common good, promulgated by the person who has the care of the community" - Thomas Acquinas