419 Waterfall Hills, 2 Waterfall Hills Lane, Sunninghill 2191
|Languages||English (in order of proficiency)|
B Iur, LL.B, Ph.D
Registered South African Patent Attorney
|Years of Service||45|
|Position in Firm||Proprietor|
|Courts most familiar with||TPD|
|Copyright||Designs and Copyrights|
FOCUSIntellectual Property Law, Patents, Trademarks.
Past President of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law and a current fellow, serving on many committees of the Institute.
45 years of on-going experience in the Courts.
Author of BURRELL’S SOUTH AFRICAN PATENT AND DESIGN LAW, which is the leading textbook on the subject, and compiler and editor of BURRELL’S INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY LAW REPORTS, which now run to 26 volumes.
Recipient of the prestigious AIPPI Award of Merit for outstanding contributions to IP law at an international level.
Burrells is a firm specializing in intellectual property litigation and difficult IP cases.
The sole proprietor is Dr. Tim Burrell, who has a doctorate in patent law from Wits, is a visiting professor of law at Rhodes, was the first incumbent of the Barloworld chair of IP law at Wits, and was for many years the senior partner of Spoor & Fisher.
All work receives the personal and close attention of Dr. Burrell who, when necessary in relation to the different sciences, calls upon the assistance of his many university colleagues.
Dr. Burrell often appears in the High Court, thus obviating the need to instruct counsel.
He frequently acts as South African attorneys’ patent attorney and/ or IP counsel of choice.
|Average Hourly Fees||R1000+
Please note that this is an indicative rate and may vary according to task. Please request a quote for exact amounts.
|Number of Qualified Attorneys||1|
|Number of staff in firm||2|
|Date Firm Established||1999|
|Other Branches of this Firm||Port Alfred|