We offer Labour Law and Industrial Relations consulting and training services throughout South Africa.  Our services range from consulting to companies, to in-house training and public seminars.


Labour Law Management Consulting has worked with numerous major public and private organisations over our 30 years of practice in South Africa.

Our expertise includes:

  • Advice on all labour related matters
  • CCMA representation
  • Chairing of disciplinary hearings
  • Dealing with Trade Union matters
  • Design of HR/IR policies/ procedures and contracts
  • Development of HR/IR policies, procedures strategies
  • Dispute resolution
  • Drafting & negotiating recognition agreements
  • Employment contracts
  • Industrial relations audits
  • Legal advice
  • Outsourcing strategies
  • Preparing parties for disciplinary hearings
  • Retrenchment management
  • Retrenchments and restructuring
  • Strike handling
  • Trade union interface


Professionalise your IR and HR capacity. We offer a wide range of in-house training courses as well as bespoke training to companies in both the private and public sectors.

Topics include:

  • Basic Conditions of Employment Act
  • Chairing of disciplinary hearings
  • Changes and dangers in labour law
  • Day to day discipline
  • Dealing with retrenchment
  • Discrimination and sexual harassment
  • Effective wage negotiations
  • Employment equity and affirmative action
  • How to win at the CCMA
  • Industrial relations
  • Internet & electronic communications in the workplace
  • Labour Relations Act
  • Managing in a unionised workplace
  • Preparing for and prosecuting disciplinary hearings
  • Managing trade unions at the workplace Avoiding workplace revolution
  • Recruitment law
  • Walking the Labour Law Tightrope: The A to Z of Labour Law

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CEO, Ivan Israelstam

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BY   Ivan Israelstam, Chief Executive of Labour Law Management Consulting. He may be contacted at (011) 888-7944 or 0828522973 or on e-mail address: ivan@labourlawadvice.co.za. Go to: www.labourlawadvice.co.za Early last year I informed readers of the CCMA’s decision...

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