Chinweizu is a Senior Associate in the Intellectual Property (IP) Department of the Firm and Deputy Head of the FMCG Sector. With over 12 years of experience covering all aspects of Intellectual Property Law, she is internationally and locally recognized as an expert practitioner with respect to Africa’s Intellectual Property Regimes.
She caters for the European clients of the IP Department and has extensive practice in the advisory and prosecution of trademarks, patents, copyright, designs in over 30 African countries. Her clients are continually drawn over by her quality of work and turnaround time. Chinwe also advises on brand protection strategies and everything in between.
- Nigerian Law School - B.L, 2008
- University of Nigeria - LL.B, 2007
- George Washington University - LL.M, 2021
Experience & Qualifications
- Copyright counselling
- Licensing and IP-related agreements
- Patent prosecution
- Registered design prosecution
- Trade mark prosecution