Why Spoor & Fisher?

Why choose a seat at our table? Well, that depends on what you can do. On what you’ve done. On what you want to do next. Because, at Spoor & Fisher, our greatest strength is the combined talent of our people.

Join our exceptional base of patent and trade mark attorneys, scientists, engineers, technical experts, administrative teams and support staff, and help us to offer our clients and partners access to the best work of outstanding people.

This work spans all aspects of IP law including trade marks, patents, copyright, registered designs, anti-counterfeiting, domain names, plant breeders’ rights, utility models, start-up support, consumer and advertising matters, commercial IP, IP audits and due diligence, and all related litigation.

No matter how challenging the task or jurisdiction, Spoor & Fisher is unwilling to stop at the first – orthe last – hurdle. Everything we do, and everything we are, is about using our IP expertise to protect uniqueness, manage potential and enforce fairness. En route, we want to help you advance your

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What do we value?

We value our legacy.

Over 100 years Spoor & Fisher has grown into a specialist, full-service IP law firm that provides trusted worldwide services.

We value our status.

We are proud to be the largest specialised IP service provider on the African continent: home to the field’s top thinkers and practitioners. Our broad footprint of offices now extends from Pretoria, Johannesburg and Cape Town to Jersey*, with a number of associated offices across Africa.

We value balance.

Spoor & Fisher is known for African expertise that is blended with rich cultural and social diversity. And we prioritise skilled alignment with the laws, cultures, traditions, and ways of working that exist across our operational regions.

We value knowledge.

We invest in training and developing our staff to build the relevant understanding, technical proficiency, and practical experience.

We value exploration.

And yet, at Spoor & Fisher, we never forget to keep our feet on the ground – because this is the soundest base for helping clients and partners to navigate complex legal landscapes.

Current Vacancies

Please note that all current vacancies in our Jersey (Channel Islands) office are restricted to those with residential qualifications. Unfortunately, we cannot accept applications from overseas candidates.

Head of Operations ( South Africa )

The Head of Operations will be responsible for the oversight, integration and optimisation of the Firm’s Operations.

Digital Marketing Specialist ( South Africa )

The Digital Marketing Specialist will play a vital role in developing and implementing digital marketing campaigns that maximize our online presence and achieve business objectives.