- LLB – University of Kwazulu-Natal
- Certificate in Legislative Drafting – University of Johannesburg
Lulama Miya is an admitted Attorney, Conveyancer and Notary Public with over 12 years’ experience in the legal profession. She served her articles atVenn Nemeth & Hart Attorneys where she gained experienced in commercial law, public law, litigation and conveyancing. She went on to sit as an Assessor in a criminal trial at the Western Cape High Court with Judge President John Hlophe.
Lulama is currently heading our Conveyancing, Property and Notarial Services Department, she has extensive experience in dealing with property transfers, sale of land, registration of bonds, servitudes and notarial contracts. She also has experience in drafting commercial contracts and local government legislation.
Lulama is appointed as the Deputy Chairperson of the KZN PDA Appeals Tribunal, which adjudicates development planning appeals in terms of the KZN Planning and Development Act. Lulama is also a member of the Uthungulu South Joint Municipal Planning Tribunal and the Umuziwabantu Municipal Planning Tribunal.
She was Co-Project Manager of the Rationalisation of By-laws Project which involved the drafting of 28 By-laws for the eThekwini Municipality, 9 of which were adopted by Council within a twelve- month period.
She formed part of the Project Management and By-law Drafting Team involved in the Implementation of the Spatial Planning and Land Use Management Act, 2013 which involved the drafting of a new Spatial Planning and Land Use Management By-law as well as ensuring that the Municipality complies and aligns its processes and procedures with the new Act.
Lulama has obtained certificates in Legislative Drafting, Project Management Foundations, Policy Writing & Implementation as well as Drafting, Negotiating and Managing of Commercial Contracts. She specialises in Legislative Drafting, Compliance, Conveyancing and Property law.