Ishmel is an associate in Adams & Adams’ Trade Mark Department, Pretoria. He graduated with an LLB from the University of Venda in 2014 . He practices in the Trade Mark Prosecution Department and specialises in all aspects of trade mark prosecution and registration including clearance searches and portfolio management. He advises both local and international clients from a wide range of industries. Before joining Adams & Adams as a Candidate Attorney in 2016, Ishmel was a Law Clerk at the Constitutional Court of South Africa (2015) and Supreme Court of Kenya (2016) respectively.