Justices’ Biographies

Current Justices

Deputy Chief Justice Raymond Zondo
Justice Mbuyiseli Madlanga
Justice Steven Majiedt
Justice Nonkosi Zoliswa Mhlantla
Justice Leona Theron
Justice Zukisa Laurah Lumka Tshiqi
Justice Narandra “Jody” Kollapen
Justice Ramaka Steven Mathopo

Former Justices

Justice John Didcott (1994 – 1998)
Chief Justice Ismail Mahomed (1994 – 2000)
Justice Richard Goldstone (1994 – 2000)
Justice Johann Kriegler (1994-2003)
Justice Laurie Ackermann (1994 – 2004)
Chief Justice Arthur Chaskalson (1994 – 2005)
Justice Tholie Madala (1994 – 2008)
Chief Justice Pius Langa (1994 – 2009)
Justice Yvonne Mokgoro (1994 – 2009)
Justice Kate O’Regan (1994 – 2009)
Justice Albie Sachs (1994 – 2009)
Chief Justice Sandile Ngcobo (1999 – 2011)
Justice Zak Yacoob (1998 – 2013)
Justice Thembile Skweyiya (2004 – 2014)
Justice Johann van der Westhuizen (2004 – 2016)
Deputy Chief Justice Dikgang Moseneke (2001 – 2016)
Justice Bess Nkabinde-Mmono (2006 – 2017)
Justice Edwin Cameron (2008 – 2019)
Justice Johan Froneman (2009 – 2020)
Justice Chris Jafta (2009 – 2021)
Chief Justice Mogoeng Mogoeng (2009 – 2021)
Justice Sisi Khampepe (2009 – 2021)