Gemma-Kate Bishop obtained her BA degree in 2006 and her LLB in 2010, both from Stellenbosch University. She has a Master’s Degree in Environmental Law from the University of Cape Town. In 2011 she served her articles with Tomlinson Mnguni James and was admitted as an attorney in early 2013. Gemma-Kate works as an associate in the corporate advisory and forensic services department at Strauss Daly Inc. She specialises in environmental law, governance and compliance, general corporate advisory, transaction advisory and contract management. She has extensive experience in both public and private law. Gemma-Kate is a member of the KwaZulu-Natal Law Society as well as the Environmental Law Association of South Africa. Gemma-Kate has more than 6 years’ experience in the ruling regulatory framework governing organs of state.