Chetty, Nishi


  Durban, South Africa
 +27 31 536 3740
 +27 31 536 8254
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Office Durban
Position Partner
Profession
Nationality South African
Post Qualification Experience  17 years 
Practice Areas

Trade Marks

 Litigation

Copyright

Specialisation

Trade Marks I  Searches, Filing & Prosecution and Enforcement
Copyright I Enforcement
Litigation I Copyright and Trade Marks

Academic

BA I University of Natal-Pietermaritzburg I 1997
LLB I University of Natal-Pietermaritzburg I 1999

Qualifications SAIIP Trade Mark, Copyright, Design, Patent & Comparative Trade Mark Law exams I 2001
Admitted Attorney I 2002
Qualified Trade Mark Practitioner I 2002
Nishi is the first person of colour in South Africa to qualify as a trade mark practitioner
Credentials 

 Oliver Empowerment Awards (Impumelelo) | 2012

Top Black Business Leader of the Year : Finalist – Nishi Chetty

Top Woman Awards | 2012

Top Woman Executive : Finalist – Nishi Chetty

African Access National Business Awards | 2012

Top Performing Businesswoman of the Year: Finalist – Nishi Chetty

Business Woman Association (BWA) | 2012

Regional Business Achiever Awards, Professional Category : Finalist – Nishi Chetty

Legal Practice Council – Member

Bio

Nishi is a Partner in the Trade Mark Department. She practices at the Durban office and is one of the Managing Partners. Nishi served for seven years on the firm’s Management Committee as Branch Office Chairperson.

Nishi is a fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property. Nishi qualified as a trade mark practitioner in South Africa in 2002 and was the first person of colour in South Africa to qualify as a trade mark practitioner.