Hugh MoubrayPartner - Pretoria, South Africa
Tel: + 27 12 676 1025
Fax: + 27 12 676 1100
BSc (Mech Eng) BProc. Patent Attorney, Attorney of the High Court of South Africa.
Fields of practice
Hugh is the head of the Patent Litigation Department. He specialises in patent, design, technical copyright and unlawful competition litigation. Hugh has extensive litigation experience in a broad spectrum of fields including the mechanical, mining, metallurgical, electrical, chemical and pharmaceutical fields.
Fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law.
Member of the Legal Practice Council (LPC)
Hugh is a moderator in Practical Legal Problems for the Patent Examination Board.
Chambers Global: The World's Leading Lawyers rates Hugh in Intellectual Property: Patents Band 1 2011, 2012, 2016 - 2021.
Hugh is listed in World IP Review Leaders - Best IP Practitioners 2016 - 2021.
Listed in the Managing Intellectual Property IP Stars 2015 - 2021.
Legal 500 EMEA ranks Hugh as one of South Africa's Intellectual Property Law experts 2016 - 2021.
Listed in the elite "Leading individuals" list – Legal 500, 2020
Listed in IAM's World's Leading Patent Professionals 2016, 2019 and 2020.
Listed in the Who's Who Legal Patent editions 2016 - 2020.
Listed as one of the World’s Leading Practitioners in Euromoney's Expert Guides – Patents 2017 - 2020.
Best Lawyers listed Hugh as a 'Best Lawyer' in Intellectual Property Law in South Africa 2018 - 2021.
Best Lawyers listed Hugh as a 'Best Lawyer' in Litigation in South Africa 2018 - 2021.
Hugh was named 'Lawyer of the year 2020' in South Africa by Best Lawyers.
Listed in IAM's Global Leaders 2021.