Spoor and Fisher Team - Patrick O’Brien

Patrick O’Brien

Senior Associate,  Spoor & Fisher, Pretoria

Patrick O’Brien has a BEng (Hons) (Chem) degree from the University of Pretoria and an LLB degree from the University of South Africa. He works in patent and design litigation across a broad spectrum of fields, including the mechanical, mining, metallurgical, electrical, chemical and pharmaceutical fields.

Industry Associations

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

Professional Activities

  • Author of the South Africa chapter in The Life Sciences Law Review (Law Business Research Ltd, London), 2021 and 2022