Spoor and Fisher Team - Carl van Rooyen

Carl van Rooyen

Partner,  Spoor & Fisher, Pretoria

Carl van Rooyen is a Trade Mark Practitioner with Bluris and LLB degrees. He is an Attorney of the High Court of South Africa and a Notary Public.

 Carl has over three decades of experience, specialising in litigation relating to trade marks, copyright and unlawful competition.

Industry Associations

  • Fellow – South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
  • Member – Legal Practice Council (LPC)

Market Recognition

  • Listed – World Trade Review 1000, 2014-present
  • Band 2 – Chambers Global, 2011-present
  • Ranked – Legal 500, 2011 and 2019-present
  • Best Lawyers – Intellectual Property Law: South Africa, 2015-present
  • Listed in the elite “Leading individuals” list – Legal 500, 2020
  • Listed – Euromoney’s Expert Guides: Trade Marks, 2016-2021
  • Listed – Who’s Who Legal Trademark edition, 2020-2021