Kelly Thompson

Kelly Thompson

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Kelly Thompson
Adams & Adams Attorneys
South Africa

  • Copyright
  • Litigation
  • Trade Marks


Kelly Thompson is a partner in the trademark litigation group at Adams & Adams, is an experienced, top-tier ranked attorney and trademark practitioner. Thompson advises some of the world’s top multinational organisations on the protection and enforcement of their brands and other intellectual property in Africa. She also specialises in advertising law and disputes. She graduated from the University of Stellenbosch with a Bachelor of Arts in 1996, and acquired her LLB in 1998 from the same institution. Thompson is a member of the Legal Practice Council, and a fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL). She has served as Chairperson of the trademark litigation section of Adams & Adams and has contributed to numerous publications on various aspects of trademark law.