Wensel Britz

Wensel Britz

Wensel Britz

Senior Associate

Trade Mark Attorney


  • Specialisation

  • Bio

    Wensel advises clients on trade mark portfolio management and registration strategies world-wide across various industries.  He conducts and advises on clearance searches and assists with filing trade mark applications and prosecuting them until grant.

    Wensel also advises clients on, and assist with, enforcement of trade mark rights and copyright. This include providing advice on the merits and strategic enforcement advice, sending cease and desist letters, negotiating settlements and litigious proceedings before the local Trade Mark Offices, Courts, Advertising Standards Authorities and Alternative Dispute Resolution forums.

    Wensel’s approach to the acquisition of trade mark rights and enforcement of trade mark rights is a practical one with a view to obtain the best tailored solution or outcome for the client taking into account the client’s specific business needs and plans.

  • Academic

    • LLB – University of the Western Cape | 2010

  • Qualifications

    • Admitted Attorney | 2012
    • Trade Mark Practitioner
    • Notary Public | 2014

  • Credentials

    • The Legal Practice Council (LPC) – Member
    • South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL) – Fellow