Yana Van Leeve

Yana is an advocate for quality equal education for all. She started her career in constitutional litigation at the Legal Resources Centre.She later specialised in education law and policy and currently serves as the Chairperson of the National Council of Equal Education. Following a year of clerking at the Constitutional Court for Justice Edwin Cameron, Yana joined Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr where she practiced in the Public Law Sector, focusing on the intersections between constitutional, administrative and regulatory law with corporate and commercial law. She is currently focused on how these intersections manifest in the early childhood development sector.