Keith BrownPartner - Pretoria, South Africa
Tel: + 27 12 676 1017
Fax: + 27 12 676 1100
BSc (Eng) (Civil) LLB. Patent Attorney, Attorney of the High Court of South Africa.
Fields of practice
Domestic and international patent and design matters, including the preparation and prosecution of patent and design applications. Keith specialises in the mechanical, heavy electrical, medical and dental engineering fields as well as technical copyright.
Fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law and British Overseas Member of the Chartered Institute of Patent Agents, UK.
Co-author of the chapter on Intellectual Property: Patents and Copyright in Construction Law and Related Issues, Philip C Loots.
Keith has lectured on IP law at various South African universities and has served as examiner and moderator on behalf of the Patent Examination Board.
Listed as a key individual in the Chambers & Partners 2012 Band 1 Law Firm.
Listed in IAM's World's Leading Patent Professionals 2016 and 2017.
Best Lawyers listed Keith as a 'Best Lawyer' in Intellectual Property Law in South Africa 2018.