André Myburgh

Intellectual Property; International; Business Enterprises and Entrepreneurs

B.Comm., LL.B. (Foreign Counsel)

  • Born 1960 in Washington DC, USA
  • Studied law at University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
  • Bachelor of Commerce 1980, Bachelor of Laws 1982 (University of Stellenbosch)
  • Admitted as an attorney of the High Court of South Africa, 1987 (non-practising since November 2007)
  • Admitted as a solicitor of England and Wales (non-practising), 2008
  • Trade mark practitioner fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Lawyers, overseas member of the Institute of Trade Mark Agents (UK)
  • Partner of law firm in Cape Town, South Africa (1991 – 2007)
  • Foreign Counsel with law firms in Switzerland (since 2008)
  • Foreign Counsel (not admitted in Switzerland) with Lenz Caemmerer since 2011
  • Executive director of LC Markenpraxis GmbH, a company specialised in brand and trademark protection (, since 2016

  • Languages: German, English