Tshepo ShabanguPartner, Chairperson of the Partnership - Pretoria, South Africa
Tel: + 27 12 676 1126
Fax: + 27 12 676 1100
BProc LLB LLM. Attorney of the High Court of South Africa and Notary Public.
Fields of practice
Domestic and international trade mark prosecution. Tshepo specialises in IP valuation work, technology-related IP agreements, franchising agreements and IP-related venture capital transactions, company and close corporations name registrations, and corporate governance.
Fellow and council member of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law, Corporate Lawyers Association, and Licensing Executives Society.
Board member of the Board of Control of LSSA (UNISA Distance Learning).
Tshepo sits on the ad hoc ethics committee of the LSSA.
Member of the Black Lawyers’ Association and the Companies Committee of the Law Society of the Northern Provinces.
Tshepo is also fluent in German.
Co-author of the Traditional knowledge, traditional cultural expressions and folklore chapter of Dean & Dyer: Intellectual Property Law in South Africa.
Tshepo has been named as one of WIPR’s Influential Women in IP 2019.
Legal 500 EMEA ranks Tshepo as one of South Africa's Intellectual Property Law experts 2019.