Deborah Marsicano

Deborah  Marsicano

Deborah Marsicano

Senior Associate

Patent Attorney

About

  • Specialisation

    • Patents
    • Industrial Designs


  • Bio

    Ms Marsicano is a patent attorney who specialises in domestic and international patent and design matters. In particular, she attends to the filing and prosecution of patent and registered design applications and she reviews and provides advice on the claims of South African patent applications, particularly in cases originating from abroad with a view to identifying disconformity with local requirements and/or areas where possible amendments may improve the enforceability of the claims.


  • Academic

    • BSc Eng (Chemical) – University of the Witwatersrand (1993)
    • LLB – University of South Africa (1999)


  • Qualifications

    • Admitted Attorney (2001)
    • Registered Patent Attorney (2004)


  • Credentials

    • Law Society of the Northern Provinces – member
    • South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)