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142 Attorneys or Lawyers and 112 Law Firms that practice Intellectual Property in South Africa

  1. Nelia Hickman
    Years of Practice: 31    Position: Partner

    Nelia Hickman holds BA LLB-degrees from Stellenbosch University and an Honours through UNISA. After a spell in general law and trade mark litigation, Nelia has specialized in trade mark prosecution work for over two decades, including prosecution hearings on behalf of the firm, filings throughout th... click for more information

  2. Samantha Copeling
    Years of Practice: 28    Position: Partner

    Samantha is a partner in Adams & Adams's Trademark Department. She graduated with an LLB from Cape Town University in 1990 and has 25 years' post qualification experience. She practices in the Trademark Prosecution Department and specializes in clearance searches, all aspects of trade mark registra... click for more information

  3. Gérard du Plessis (Chairman)
    Years of Practice: 27    Position: Partner

    - Litigation relating to Trade Marks, Copyright, Designs, Unlawful Competition - Domain names, and Counterfeit Goods - Litigation in the above areas Gérard du Plessis is a senior partner of the firm and has served as the Chairman of Adams & Adams from 2013 to date. Prior to that he also se... click for more information

  4. Joseph Goedhals
    Years of Practice: 26    Position: Partner

    Joseph Goedhals is a partner in the Trade Marks Department, holding B Com (Law) and LLB (Tuks) degrees. A qualified Trade Mark Practitioner, Fellow of the SA Institute of Intellectual Property Law and member of international organisations. Joseph specialises in managing clients' IP portfolios and ... click for more information

  5. Megan Moerdijk
    Years of Practice: 27    Position: Partner

    Megan Moerdijk, a partner in the trade mark prosecution group, is an experienced trade mark practitioner with a specialisation in African trade mark searching, filing and prosecution. Prior to joining Adams & Adams she served as the Assistant Registrar of Trade Marks (South Africa) and now has over... click for more information

  6. Lucy Signorelli
    Years of Practice: 18    Position: Partner

    Trade Marks: - Enforcement - Piracy & Counterfeiting Copyright: - Enforcement Litigation: - Copyright - Trade Marks Lucy Signorelli is a partner in the firm's Trade Mark Prosecution department specialising in recordals across the world. She also has extensive experience in trade ma... click for more information

  7. Kelly Thompson
    Years of Practice: 19    Position: Partner (Chairperson: Trade Mark Litigation)

    Kelly Thompson, a Partner in the trade mark litigation group at Adams & Adams, is an experienced, top-tier ranked attorney and trade mark practitioner. With 16 years of post-qualification experience, Thompson advises some of the world's top multi-national organisations on the protection and enforcem... click for more information

  8. Nolo Khechane
    Years of Practice: 17    Position: Partner

    Practice Areas: Trade mark filings, searches and prosecution Portfolio Management Professional Involvement: Legal Practice Council – Member South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL) – Student Black Lawyers Association – Member click for more information

  9. Jenny Pienaar
    Years of Practice: 24    Position: Partner

    Jenny is a partner in the Adams & Adams Trade mark Department. Her areas of practice include trade mark litigation, domain name registration and securing domains from unlawful proprietors, as well as litigation relating to copyright, passing-off, unlawful competition, company name objections and re... click for more information

  10. Lauren Ross
    Years of Practice: 15    Position: Partner

    Lauren holds BProc and LLB degrees from the University of Pretoria. Lauren is an admitted attorney and member of the Legal Practice Council. She is a qualified Trade Mark Practitioner and a Fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law. Lauren has practical experience in trade... click for more information

  11. Mandy Swanepoel
    Years of Practice: 16    Position: Partner

    Mandy Swanepoel (née Gordon) runs a litigation practice exclusively focused on IP law. Mandy has extensive experience in trade mark, copyright and advertising litigation, having been in practice with Adams & Adams for over 10 years. Along with infringement, unlawful competition and passing o... click for more information

  12. Alexis Apostolidis
    Years of Practice: 19    Position: Partner

    Alexis Apostolidis is a partner in the patent litigation practice of Adams & Adams and heads the competition law department of the firm. He is well versed in all aspects of patent law and specialises in opinion work and patent litigation in the life sciences, agrochemical, petrochemical, IT and cons... click for more information

  13. Somayya Khan
    Years of Practice: 17    Position: Partner

    Somayya is a qualified attorney and trade mark practitioner who has worked in the legal field in the private and public sector in London, United Kingdom, prior to joining Adams & Adams in 2006. Somayya has been a partner of the firm since 2009 and specialises in intellectual property law and practic... click for more information

  14. Godfrey Budeli
    Years of Practice: 13    Position: Partner

    Godfrey Budeli is one of the partners in Trade Mark Litigation section with 12 years' post admission experience and is currently heading up the Anti-Counterfeiting team. He holds an LLB degree from the University of Pretoria and an LLM degree from the University of Cape Town. His area of speciality ... click for more information

  15. Danie Dohmen
    Years of Practice: 22    Position: Partner

    Patents: - Commercialisation - Enforcement - Plant Breeders' Rights - Commercialisation - Enforcement Copyright: ­- Prosecution - Enforcement Designs: - Commercialisation - Enforcement Commercial: - Exchange Control - Licensing & Distribution Litigation: - Patent - C... click for more information

  16. Werina Griffiths
    Years of Practice: 13    Position: Partner

    Ms Griffiths started her career in the firm's Commercial Property and Litigation Department before joining the Trade Mark Litigation Department. Her practice is focused on all forms of intellectual property with a keen interest in copyright. She has knowledge and experience in all types of enforc... click for more information

  17. Jani Cronjé
    Years of Practice: 12    Position: Partner

    Jani Cronjé is a partner in the firm's Trade Mark Litigation department. She specialises in trade mark oppositions and cancellations, trade mark infringement and passing-off disputes, domain name complaints, ASA complaints and copyright infringement matters. Jani also advises clients regardi... click for more information

  18. Nicky Garnett
    Years of Practice: 19    Position: Partner

    African Trade mark, design and patent filings, searches and prosecution Nicky Garnett is the Head of the Africa Patents of the Patent Department, a position she has held since 2008. Nicky is originally from Zimbabwe and moved to South Africa in 2008. She obtained her law degree from the University ... click for more information

  19. Nicolette Biggar
    Years of Practice: 21    Position: Partner

    Nicolette Biggar is a Partner in the Trade Mark prosecution department in Pretoria. She holds a Social Science degree and LLB from the University of Kwazulu Natal and a LLM (Intellectual Property Law) from UNISA. The focus of her practice is on Trade Mark protection (from application to registration... click for more information

  20. Nthabisheng Phaswana
    Years of Practice: 13    Position: Partner

    Nthabisheng is a partner in the Africa Patent Department. She holds LLB and LLM (Mercantile Law) from the University of Pretoria. She is an admitted attorney with 13 years' post article experience. Nthabisheng joined Adams & Adams in 2007 and has been responsible for patent and design enquiries, tr... click for more information

  21. Debbie Marriott
    Years of Practice: 18    Position: Partner

    Debbie Marriott is a Partner in the Trade Mark Litigation department, and is admitted as a Solicitor in the UK in addition to being a South African Attorney. She is a fellow of the Institute of Intellectual Property Law, and sits on the Council body for the Institute, as well its ADR, Copyright and ... click for more information

  22. Jan-Harm Swanepoel
    Position: Partner

    Specialisation: Trade Marks: - Piracy & Counterfeiting Litigation: - Anti-corruption & Bribery - Anti-counterfeiting - Employment & Labour Jan-Harm is a Partner in the Anti-Counterfeiting Department. He obtained his LLB from the University of Johannesburg, completed his articles and jo... click for more information

  23. Wynand Fourie
    Position: Partner

    Specialisation: All aspects of Industrial designs Patent and industrial design searches and opinions Drafting of patent specifications and prosecuting patent applications locally and abroad Wynand Fourie is a Partner in the firm's patent department and holds an electronic engineering degree ... click for more information

  24. Peter Dominic Yazbek
    Years of Practice: 45    Position: Partner

    Admitted 1973 Expertise: Family Law; High Court Litigation; Appeal Court Litigation and Magistrate's Court [Civil] Litigation, Commercial Law Department: Head Of High/Appeal Courts click for more information

  25. Gordon Hay
    Years of Practice: 46    Position: Consultant

    Gordon holds a B. Comm. degree from the University of Cape Town and a LLB degree from Unisa, as well as a Higher Diploma in Tax Law from WITS University. He was admitted as an attorney in 1973 after completing his articles at MacRobert Attorneys. He was appointed director in 1975 and elected managin... click for more information

  26. Marietjie  Jacobs 
    Years of Practice: 26    Position: Director

    Marietjie holds the degrees B. Comm. (Law) (cum laude) and LLB (cum laude) from the University of Pretoria, and a LLM (Property Law) from WITS University. In her final year she was awarded the Grotius Penning by the Pretoria Bar Council for the best LLB student at UP. She joined MacRobert Attorneys... click for more information

  27. Lassie Mahlangu
    Years of Practice: 35    Position: Director

    Lassie holds a BProc degree from the University of Limpopo, LLB degree from the University of South Africa, a diploma in Leadership, Financial Management and Communication under the auspices of USSALEP, Certificate in Mediation and Arbitration with AFSA and a Certificate in Court-Annexed Mediation w... click for more information

  28. Charl Groenewald
    Years of Practice: 19    Position: Director

    Charl obtained his B.Iuris and LLB degrees from the University of Pretoria. He was the manager and founding director of the law firm Groenewald Van Dyk Incorporated, at which he practised for almost 10 years. During 2011 he moved his practice to MacRobert Attorneys, where he joined the firm as a di... click for more information

  29. Tracy Rengecas
    Years of Practice: 22    Position: Senior Asssociate

    Tracy holds the degrees BProc (cum laude) and LLB from the University of Pretoria and an LLM, with specialisation in Intellectual Property Law, from the University of South Africa. She qualified as an attorney in 1996. Tracy has specialised in intellectual property law since 1996 and qualified as a ... click for more information

  30. Monty Rademeyer
    Years of Practice: 34    Position: Partner

    With over 28 years of legal experience, Monty is highly skilled and knowledgeable on intellectual property issues. Monty is an attorney, notary and patent attorney and is a member of various industry bodies, namely South African Institute of Electrical Engineers, Fellow of the South African Institut... click for more information

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