Gérard du Plessis

Gérard du Plessis

Key Details

Gérard du Plessis
Adams & Adams Attorneys
South Africa

  • Anticounterfeiting
  • Copyright
  • Designs
  • Domain Names
  • Trade Marks
  • Unlawful competition


Gérard du Plessis is a senior partner of the firm and has served as the chairman of Adams & Adams from 2013 to date. Prior to that he also served for a number of years as trademark department co-chairman (litigation). He specialises in litigation relating to trademarks, copyright, unlawful competition, domain names and advertising law. He is responsible for the trademark portfolios of many multinationals and South African companies in Africa and throughout the world. His key clients include Comair Limited, Sasol Limited, Yum! Brands, SARS and Beiersdorf AG.


Tel: 27 12 432 6000