Nishi Chetty

Nishi Chetty

Nishi Chetty

Partner

Trade Mark Attorney

About

  • Specialisation

  • Bio

    Nishi is a Partner in the Trade mark Department. She practices at the Durban office and is one of the Managing Partners. Nishi served for seven years on the firm’s Management Committee as Branch Office Chairperson.

    Nishi is a fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property. Nishi qualified as a trade mark practitioner in South Africa in 2002 and was the first person of colour in South Africa to qualify as a trade mark practitioner.


  • Academic

    • BA – University of Natal-Pietermaritzburg | 1997
    • LLB – University of Natal-Pietermaritzburg | 1999


  • Qualifications

    • SAIIP Trade Mark, Copyright, Design, Patent & Comparative Trade Mark Law exams | 2001
    • Admitted Attorney | 2002
    • Qualified Trade Mark Practitioner | 2002
    • Nishi is the first person of colour in South Africa to qualify as a trade mark practitioner


  • Credentials

    Oliver Empowerment Awards (Impumelelo) | 2012

    • Top Black Business Leader of the Year: Finalist

    Top Woman Awards | 2012

    • Top Woman Executive: Finalist

    African Access National Business Awards | 2012

    • Top Performing Businesswoman of the Year: Finalist

    Business Woman Association (BWA) | 2012

    • Regional Business Achiever Awards, Professional Category: Finalist