Bongani is a director at Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr. He is involved in all aspects of employment and labour law, predominantly advising and acting on behalf of employers. He has experience in advising employers on collective and individual labour law and has been involved in major litigation in various labour law dispute resolution tribunals. These include alternative dispute resolution, discrimination litigation relating to race and victimisation, workforce reductions, review of arbitration awards and rulings of commissioners, arbitrators and panellists, urgent proceedings involving strike action, breach of contract and restraints of trade.
Bongani worked as a judge's associate for a prominent judge of the Labour Court of South Africa in 2009-2010. He has also been involved in providing training on various aspects where labour law intersects with business operations. He has authored and supervised a number of articles and case-law alerts and is a consulting editor for an international South African labour law publication.