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Gérard du Plessis

Pretoria, South Africa Global Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Intellectual Property
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Chair of the firm Gérard du Plessis is valued by clients, who say: "He is extremely knowledgeable in trade marks and is both practical and pragmatic. It is nice to come up with strategies with him."
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Gérard specialises in litigation relating to trade marks, copyright, unlawful competition, domain names and advertising law

Career

Gérard 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 served for a number of years as Trade Mark Department Co-Chairman (litigation).

As a litigation specialist, he is responsible for the trademark portfolios of many multi-nationals and South African companies in Africa and throughout the world.

He is a sought-after speaker both in South Africa and at international IP conferences. He regularly attends INTA and Marques conferences. Gérard has published numerous articles on IP and is a co-author of the Lexis Nexis publication Practitioner’s Guide to Intellectual Property Law.

He lectures on IP to LLM students at the Adams & Adams IP Centre at the University of Pretoria. He has been practicing in the field of intellectual property law since 1995

Gérard has been internationally recognised by peer-selected reviews such as Managing Intellectual Property (MIP), Best Lawyers Guide, Chambers Global Guide and the World Trademark Review.

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