Asif Iqbal VP IP & Legal

Asif Iqbal is the VP of IP and Legal in Kadasa Intellectual Property.


His past experience includes engaging with leading IP Consulting firms as an IP Associate handling different IP matters. He also served as Assistant Director in the National IP Office of Pakistan for 5 years, where he was engaged in IP and administrative roles. As a government officer, he remained a focal person for the EU funded, Trade Related Technical Assistance Programme (TRTA), for the strengthening of the IP regime.

After joining KIP in 2015, he regularly advises clients on multiple IP areas including trademark, designs, copyrights, patents, and legal proceedings, specially in the infringement proceedings and intersection with pharmaceutical laws. He also represents KIP clients in domain name disputes before competent Arbitration fora.

He attended several international conferences/workshops of WIPO as a participant and a speaker. He is a member of the International Trademark Association (INTA) and authored several articles / commentaries on IP issues.


  • LLB
  • LLM in Intellectual Property
  • M.Phil
  • BS (Hons)