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Mr. Rowan Joseph

Mr. Rowan Joseph
Von Seidels

1 Park Close, Central Park
Park Lane
Century City, Cape Town

PO Box 440
Century City, Cape Town

Tel: (+27) 21-526 2800

Fax: (+27) 86 660 6208


Rowan Joseph is a patent attorney and partner at Von Seidels. His expertise includes the prosecution of local and foreign patents and registered designs. He is an experienced High Court litigator, specialising in chemical and generic pharmaceutical matters Rowan Joseph’s expertise includes the preparation and filing of local and foreign patent applications, registered design applications, intellectual property licensing and copyright matters. Rowan also has an active intellectual property litigation practice which includes conducting High Court litigation on behalf of clients and the drafting of patent infringement and validity opinions, particularly in the field of pharmaceuticals. Best Lawyers International (2015) and Business Day feature Von Seidels and recognise Rowan Joseph as a leading lawyer in intellectual property law.

Country of practice

South AfricaSouth Africa

Country/Region of residence

South AfricaSouth Africa

Technical Specialisms

  • Biochemistry and pharmacology
  • Biomedical engineering; medical devices
  • Chemistry
  • Industrial chemistry and chemical engineering



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