Lieze van Wyk

Patent Department

A candidate patent attorney with a background in Microbiology and Biochemistry.

About Lieze van Wyk

Lieze van Wyk is a candidate attorney in the patent department. She is focused on the searching and filing of patents.

Lieze obtained a Bachelor of Science with majors in Microbiology and Biochemistry from the North-West University and completed her Honours in Microbiology at Stellenbosch University.

Lieze’s laboratory background ties in well as she takes interest in the IP needs of various businesses, especially in the molecular biology, biotechnology and chemistry fields.

Focus areas

  • Patent searches


  • North-West University, BSc Environmental & Biological Sciences, cum laude (2016)
  • University of Stellenbosch, Honours in Microbiology (2017)
  • University of South Africa, LLB (2021)

Affiliations and accolades

  • Student member, South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)

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