Samantha CopelingPartner | Trade Mark Attorney

Samantha_Copeling
Areas of Specialisation

Trade Marks:

  • Searches, Filings & Prosecution
  • Commercialisation

Samantha is a partner in Adams & Adams’s Trademark Department. She graduated with an LLB from Cape Town University in 1990 and has 27 years’ post qualification experience.  She practices in the Trademark Prosecution Department and specializes in clearance searches, all aspects of trade mark registration and portfolio management. She advises clients from a wide range of industries. The focus of her work is in South Africa and all African countries. She is a fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property and is a member of the South African Trademark Law Committee, INTA and PTMG.

Academic Record

  • LLB – University of Cape Town | 1990
  • BA – University of Cape Town | 1988

Qualifications

  • Registered Trade Mark Practitioner (SAIIPL) | 1997
  • Admitted Attorney | 1993

Credentials

Memberships

  • International Intellectual Property Associations (INTA) – Member
  • Legal Practice Council (LPC) – Member

Accolades

  • Acritas Stars Database – Most Outstanding Lawyer | 2018 – 2020
  • Best Lawyer – Intellectual Property Law: South Africa |2019 – 2020
  • Lawyer Monthly – Women in Law | 2020
  • Legal 500 – Recommended Lawyer | 2018 – 2019
  • MIP IP All Stars – Trademarks| 2017 – 2020

contact details

4 Daventry Road, Pretoria, South Africa

Social Profiles

Send us an enquiry

How can we help you?

We have offices in Pretoria, Johannesburg, Cape Town, and Durban, please contact your nearest office for any legal enquiry or assistance.

This site uses cookies to collect activity data and personalise content. By continuing to navigate this site, you agree to allow us to collect information using cookies.