Africa

Our voice and vitality span 54 territories through 22 offices. The Adams & Adams Africa Network is an innovative and unique system that allows us to share the institutional memory of the firm in striving for service excellence, while profiting from the local knowledge and skills in each territory.

Adams & Adams is firmly rooted in Africa – with a tenacious belief in the economic growth potential and spirit of the continent

Our head office in Pretoria, the capital of South Africa, provides the perfect gateway through which our 66 partners, supported by close to 600 professionals and staff, render a broad range of legal services to clients in Africa and the rest of the world.

Through our Associate Offices and long established networks, we serve our global client base throughout the African continent – in matters of intellectual property, commercial law, property and litigation.

Adams & Adams regularly hosts a meeting of partners from Associate Offices and Registrars from across the continent – a network conference designed to maintain relationships, build capacity and share information about updates on intellectual property and corporate & commercial developments across the continent.

  • Malawi's new Trademarks Act is now in force
  • MALAWI BECOMES LATEST MEMBER OF MADRID SYSTEM
  • NIGERIA | NATIONAL STRIKE WILL AFFECT REGISTRY OPERATIONS
  • BOTSWANA | REGISTRY INTERRUPTION EXPECTED
  • NETWORK MEETING DISCUSSES ROLE OF IP IN EMERGING ECONOMIES
  • WIPO COURSE AIMS TO LIFT PATENT DRAFTING PROFICIENCY IN AFRICA
  • REPORT | AFRICA ECONOMIC ASSESSMENT - TOP 20
  • URGENT NOTICE REGARDING LIBYA TRADEMARKS OFFICE
  • AFRICA | SOCIO-ECONOMIC THUMBNAIL - Q3 2018
  • THE PROTECTION OF WELL-KNOWN TRADE MARKS IN ANGOLA
Country Guide | Africa MapComprehensive Guide to Intellectual Property Law and Commercial Law in Africa.
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Adams Africa TravelTravel Blog by our Professionals as they experience the Continent.
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Adams Africa publications Useful Books, Guides and Africa Newsletters by Adams & Adams.
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KIPANGA™ WATCH SERVICEThe first-of-its kind for Africa, KIPANGA™ provides pro-active, intelligent and screened information to assist brand owners in protecting their trade marks and securing their ability to trade in these jurisdictions.
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