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South Africa

Intellectual property
Intellectual property - ranked: tier 1

Adams & Adams

With four offices in South Africa and 20 associate offices across the rest of the continent, Adams & Adams continues to be a dominant force in the intellectual property market. In South Africa, the firm has 38 partners covering trade marks and 17 partners focused on patents. In one highlight, the team represented Inteletrack in a patent infringement dispute and counter claim for invalidity of the patent. A β€˜leader in its field’, the group provides β€˜very good value and service’, β€˜understands and partners well with clients’ and β€˜engages well with various law enforcement agencies’. Chairman GΓ©rard du Plessis is part of a team that includes co-chairperson of trade mark prosecution Simon Brown, patent litigation leader Russell Bagnall, trade marks specialist Samantha Copeling, commercial IP and brand protection specialist Darren Olivier, and trade mark and copyright litigator Mariette Du Plessis. Trade mark attorney Blain de Villiers gives β€˜solid advice’ and has β€˜good knowledge of trade mark law and regulations’. Godfrey Budeli, Lucy Signorelli, Charl Potgieter, Nishan Singh and James Davies are also recommended by clients.

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Offices in Pretoria, Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Durban

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