Afrikaans, English

Willing to Travel

Short Bio

David McThomas highly values having been trained at UCT in Commercial and Court-Aligned Mediation and successfully completed the UCT/MiM commercial mediation Course. With over 20 years of executive/senior management experience he holds positions such as, Municipal Manager, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Director Corporate Services and Departmental Accountant, as a local, provincial and national government practitioner. Being a good governance champion with a sound background in management practices, that includes strategic leadership, project management, financial management, labour relations, people management, change management, governance, moral and ethics, analysis & innovation and communication management, David is a well-experienced individual. He also served in advisory capacity for executive management/ councilors and the community at large. David has a lot of experience in conflict management and dispute resolution. He always has a keen interest in fostering sound relationships, without focusing on who is right or wrong. He has a high level of inter-personnel skills and always treat people equally and impartially to the best interest of all parties. As a level headed person, David holds a BCom Degree, a Post-Graduate Diploma in Manage Practices, Masters Degree MTECH (Cum Laude) and Certificate in Municipal Financial Management for minimum competency as legislated by government

Practice Areas

  • Accounting/Finance
  • Business/Commercial
  • Community and peace making
  • Construction
  • Consumer Legislation
  • Consumer Protection Act
  • Corporate governance
  • Delictual claims
  • Defamation
  • Education/Schools
  • Employment/Labour
  • Entertainment and Sports
  • Family Law
  • Human Rights/Constitutional
  • Land Evictions/PIE
  • Governmental
  • Service Delivery
  • Rental/Lease
  • Water
  • Workplace


  • R 650 / per hour
  • R 2 600 / per half day
  • R 5 200 / per full day
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