Adams & Adams is an internationally recognised and leading African law firm that specialises in providing intellectual property and commercial services.
With primary office locations in South Africa and branches and associate offices in a number of African countries, our firm’s leadership position is reflected in the groundbreaking work we do, the valuable client relationships we have and the quality of our professionals.
Our more than 200 professionals specialise in various legal and technical disciplines in intellectual property law, commercial and property law, and litigation.
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Our Intellectual Property Group provides clients with a full range of legal services relating to the acquisition, enforcement and commercialisation of...
CORPORATE & COMMERCIAL
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COMPLIANCE & REGULATORY
We have a team of professionals with specific expertise and experience in both administrative and constitutional law, and service clients within both the public and private sectors in this
FAMILY & PRIVATE LAW
Our litigation unit has extensive experience in dealing with family and matrimonial matters. We can act on behalf of both parties concerned in the divorce proceeding where it is clear at the
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