|Practice:||Intellectual Property, IT Electronic Business Media and Telecoms|
|Telephone:||+27 21 431 7344|
Leanne Mostert is a partner in the Technology, Media, Telecommunications & Intellectual Property Practice at Webber Wentzel.
She is an expert in all aspects of commercial intellectual property (IP) law. She has significant experience in dealing with complex, high-value contracts relating to the monetisation of IP rights and IP issues flowing from international acquisitions and disposals, public offerings and corporate reorganisations, international structures and exchange control issues.
Leanne manages a number of IP portfolios (including trademarks, copyright, registered designs, patents and domain names all over the word) for local, multi-national and international blue chip clients who operate across all major sectors.
She is an accomplished speaker on IP and lectured MBA students at the University of Cape Town’s Graduate School of Business on protecting business ideas for many years. She is also a member of the Licensing Executives Society and the International Association of Trademark Attorneys and a fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law.
Her expertise has been recognised by international research organisations including Chambers Global, Legal 500, Legal Experts EMEA, Client Choice and IAM Patent 1000.
Leanne has B.Sc and LLB degrees from the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She has also completed an IP and Business Strategy Course at Harvard Business School.