A patent attorney with engineering industry experience.
Cronje is an experienced drafter of patent specifications, the subject matter of which spans the disciplines of electric, electronic, mechanical, process and biomedical engineering. His practice focuses on patent and design matters.
He has valuable experience in the engineering industry having spent a number of years doing hardware and software development before pursuing a career as a patent attorney. Having practical experience in a wide range of technologies, he can quickly get a firm grasp on an invention, regardless of the field.
Cronje is particularly experienced in drafting patent specifications relating to the following technologies:
Cronje also has experience in patent litigation, having been part of the litigation team in a number of patent-related litigious matters, such as patent infringement matters. This includes a matter heard by the Constitutional Court of South Africa, being only the second patent-related matter to ever appear before this apex court.
Cronje’s further professional activities include: