Carole Theuri

Key Details

Carole Theuri
Founder
Muthoni Advocates
Kenya

Overview

After being called to the bar in 2010, Carole Theuri began to practise human rights law. She is a qualified advocate of the High Court of Kenya and a trained mediator, having attained her law degree from the University of Kent, UK, in 2007. In addition to founding her own law firm Muthoni Advocates, Theuri is a consultant for Rouse Africa. Theuri graduated with a master’s in IP from Stellenbosch University in South Africa, before joining Rouse Africa in October 2015. She focuses on handling trademark searches, the filing and prosecution of trademarks and copyright matters in Africa with an interest in the East Africa region. Theuri handles anti-counterfeit matters for global brands and multinational companies in Kenya, Nigeria and Tanzania, and IP enforcement in Ethiopia. She recently managed phase one of a continent-wide (17 jurisdictions) change in portfolio details as a result of a merger, a difficult task when registry records are filed manually in almost every African jurisdiction.

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