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Reinhardt Bruwer

Trademark & Copyright Attorney

A spirited attorney with a range of local litigation experience in various fields of law.

In addition to intellectual property law, Reinhardt has an observant interest in the fashion industry and technology.


Reinhardt focuses primarily on anti-counterfeit proceedings and in developing tailored enforcement strategies, including Intellectual property rights internet takedown procedures and custom recordal notices. He also assists in trade mark and copyright litigation, including trade mark oppositions, trade mark infringement and passing-off matters

Reinhardt also attends to trade mark prosecution matters, including conducting availability searches and attending to trade mark applications.

Reinhardt recently completed his Master’s degree in intellectual property through the University of Stellenbosch, with his thesis focusing on the protection of intellectual property law in the fashion industry.

Contact Reinhardt

Direct: +27 21 526 2800


  • University of Stellenbosch, BA (law) (2012)
  • University of Stellenbosch, LLB (2014)
  • University of Stellenbosch, LLM (Intellectual Property) (2016)
  • South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law, Qualified Trade Mark Practitioner (2017)

Focus Areas

>Trade Mark litigation
>Copyright litigation
>Trade Mark prosecution
>Domain name disputes
>Internet Takedowns
> Contractual IP issues

Affiliations and Accolades

  • Attorney of the High Court, South Africa
  • Fellow, South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)