SJ Thema focuses on general and commercial litigation, administrative and constitutional law, medical aid, insurance law, and sports and entertainment law.
He is a member of the Black Lawyers Association and the Black Management Forum. SJ has served two terms on the Audit Committee of Statistics South Africa.
He serves on the boards of a number of private companies and is an alternate employer representative of the firm's pension fund.
Constitutional & administrative law
BA (Law) LLB - University of the Witwatersrand
Certificate in Sports Law - University of Johannesburg
2019-2021 Recognised in The Best Lawyers in South Africa for Litigation
2022 Recognised in The Best Lawyers South Africa for Administrative Law
2023 - 2024 Recognised in The Best Lawyers South Africa for Litigation, Administrative and Public Law