Last evening Managing Intellectual Property held their annual awards evening at the glitzy Savoy Hotel in London. A black tie event attracting over 300 practitioners from 89 firms in 44 countries was hosted by the eloquent and humorous James Nurton and Alice O'Donkor.
Nominated for awards in Africa were Spoor & Fisher, Adams & Adams, Kisch IP, EnsAfrica, and Von Seidels pasturing Africa from the South, Jackson Etti & Edu, Rouse Africa, Inlex Africa, and Inventa International from the North, and Abu-Ghazaleh and Coulson Harney from the East in three categories: Africa IP Firm of the Year, Africa Firm to Watch and South Africa IP firm of the Year.
The winners announced last night are:
Africa IP Firm of the Year: Adams & Adams
Africa Firm to Watch: Rouse Africa
South Africa IP firm of the Year: Spoor & Fisher
Congratulations to those firms from Afro-IP!