Dwf logo

Search

Dwf logo

        Thenji Moyo (Macanda)

        Legal Director // Co-Head of Employment

        Thenji Moyo (Macanda) is a UK trained and qualified specialist Employment Legal Director advising on all UAE and DIFC employment law. Thenji is ranked in Chambers and Partners and as "Associate to Watch"

        Thenji has extensive experience working in employment law advising blue chip, multinational, regional, local and private clients from all industry sectors. She advises on complex employment issues, which include global mobility of employees, cross-jurisdictional matters including temporary assignment, secondment, cross border engagement. 

        She has particular expertise in advising on all HR issues including recruitment, termination, employment disputes, corporate reorganisation, mergers and acquisitions, terms and conditions, company policies and procedures. 

        Thenji works closely with the employment local litigation counsel to file employment claims at the Dubai Courts via the Ministry of Human Resources and Emiratisation and she is a legal practitioner registered with the DIFC Courts.

        She is a visiting employment law lecturer at the University of Middlesex (Dubai) and an active volunteer lawyer with the pro-bono scheme at the Dubai International Finance Centre Courts and DMCC Free Zone Mediation Centre. She also provides specialist employment law updates and HR Seminars from time to time.

        • Law Society
        • Thenji Moyo (Macanda) is ranked as an "Associate to watch" in Chambers and Partners and is well regarded in the market as a "very well-experienced employment specialist." Peers say: "She has a nice style and is very commercial in her approach; we'd be happy to refer clients to her." Other sources regard her as "very diligent, articulate and extremely good.

        We use cookies to give you the best user experience on our website. Please let us know if you accept our use of cookies.

        Learn More

        Your Privacy

        When you visit any web site, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. We mainly use this information to ensure the site works as you expect it to, and to learn how we can improve the experience in the future. The information does not usually directly identify you, but it can give you a more personalised web experience.
        Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change permissions. However, blocking some types of cookies may prevent certain site functionality from working as expected

        Functional cookies

        (Required)

        These cookies let you use the website and are required for the website to function as expected.

        These cookies are required

        Tracking cookies

        Anonymous cookies that help us understand the performance of our website and how we can improve the website experience for our users. Some of these may be set by third parties we trust, such as Google Analytics.

        They may also be used to personalise your experience on our website by remembering your preferences and settings.

        Marketing cookies

        These cookies are used to improve and personalise your experience with our brands. We may use these cookies to show adverts for our products, or measure the performance of our adverts.