Salomé le Roux

Trademark and Copyright Attorney

A trade mark attorney specialising in trade mark and copyright litigation.

About Salomé le Roux

Salomé le Roux is an attorney and qualified trade mark practitioner. She specialises in contentious trade mark, copyright and unlawful competition matters, including trade mark oppositions and cancellations, trade mark infringement, passing-off, company name and domain name objections, advertising complaints and anti-counterfeiting.

Salomé also has experience in conducting trade mark availability searches both in South Africa and abroad, filing and prosecuting trade mark applications internationally and trade mark portfolio management.

She holds a master’s degree in intellectual property law, having chosen to focus her studies on domain name disputes.

Salomé takes a practical and assertive approach to IP disputes and is able to offer clients innovative solutions to complex IP issues.

Focus areas

  • Trade mark litigation
  • Copyright litigation and advice
  • Anti-counterfeiting
  • Trade mark prosecution and portfolio management
  • Due diligence


  • University of North West, LLB (2008)
  • University of South Africa, LLM (Intellectual Property) (2013)

Affiliations and accolades

  • Attorney of the High Court, South Africa
  • Fellow, South African Institute of Intellectual Property Law (SAIIPL)
  • Member, International Trademark Association (INTA)

Featured in

Von Seidels Awarded

“Patent Firm of the Year – South Africa” recognition during Managing Intellectual Property’s awards ceremony held last night in London.

World IP Day 2022

World IP Day today focuses on young people and innovation. At Von Seidels we celebrate young inventors, brand owners, IP professionals and…

Coffee Club Event 2022

Thanks Cape Chamber of Commerce and Industry for a great Coffee Club event this morning.

Brand Resilience

Trade mark expert Salomé le Roux will attend ‘s 2021 Brand Resilience: Risk, Recovery, and the Future of…