Patent & Trademark Attorneys

Area Specialists

50 Years of Experience

Well Connected

About Gerntholtz

This intellectual property consulting firm was established in 1970 and concentrates on intellectual property matters.

It has successfully built up contacts with professional colleagues all over the world and has a network of links throughout of the world.

The firm focuses on the filing and prosecution of intellectual property applications as well as prosecuting litigation with a particular focus on Africa, the Caribbean and the Middle East.


Practice Areas





Unfair Competition

Plant Breeders’ Rights

Our team
Colleen Burchinal

Anke Gerntholtz – Hugo

Erika Gerntholtz

Heike Gerntholtz

Otto C. Gerntholtz

Ulrich Gerntholtz

Dr. Daniel Kohler

Frank Marxer

Andre Nel

Isabella van Niekerk

Sieglinde Rühle

Andreas Springer

Marianne Waser

Matilda Wiid

Therina Williams

Contact us

Office Zürich

Bellerivestrasse 29, 8008 Zürich, Switzerland
+41 44 268 80 94

Office Cape Town

30 Union Road, Milnerton/Cape Town, 7435 South Africa
+27 21 551 2650