Annelise is a Director and Head of KISCH IP’s Patent and Design Administration and Formalities Department, with more than 15 years’ experience in intellectual property (IP) and specifically in patents and registered designs.
She specialises in the filing of patent and registered design applications received from abroad and dealing with all subsequent administration, prosecution and formalities thereof.
Annelise is a member of the International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys (FICPI) and a fellow of the South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL).
Annelise is a past lecturer and examiner for South African Patent Law and Practice on behalf of the SAIIPL and the Patent Examination Board (PEB). Annelise obtained a BEng (Electronic) in 2002 and LLB in 2006. She has been an admitted attorney of the High Court of South Africa and a registered patent attorney since 2007.