Lindy le Roux

Trademark Attorney

Lindy is a trade mark attorney with a Masters in IP Law.

About Lindy le Roux

Lindy is an associate in the trade mark department and focuses on local and foreign searches, trade mark oppositions, trade mark and copyright infringement matters, passing-off and anti-counterfeiting.

After obtaining both a science and law degree from the University of Stellenbosch and completing her masters at the University of Cape Town, she joined Von Seidels at the beginning of 2017. She has gained experience working in teams dealing with complex and contentious matters, both in prosecution and litigation.

Her pragmatic and strategic approach ties in well with her interest in protecting and enforcing businesses’ IP rights.

Focus areas

  • Trade mark prosecution and portfolio management
  • Trade mark litigation
  • Copyright litigation
  • Civil and criminal anti-counterfeit proceedings and complaints


  • University of Stellenbosch, BSc in Human Life Sciences (2012)
  • University of Stellenbosch, LLB (2015)
  • University of Cape Town, LLM (Intellectual Property) (2016)
  • South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law, Qualified Trade Mark Practitioner (2019)

Affiliations and accolades

  • Attorney of the High Court, South Africa
  • Fellow, South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)

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