Freek Van Rooyen

Partner


Qualifications:

Bluris (University of Port Elizabeth) LLB (UNISA) HDip. (Import and Export Law) (University of the North West)


Specialisations and Interests:

Freek has acted as counsel and attorney in major commercial and administrative litigation matters on behalf of both public entities and companies in inter alia the mining and financial sectors. Freek also focuses on customs and excise law and international trade remedy work, and is one of the leading attorneys in the country specialising in such areas.

Freek advises clients at all levels of the supply chain, including importers, exporters, clearing agents and manufacturers. Freek deals with all customs and excise issues including, tariff applications, transaction value applications and disputes, detailed submissions to SARS and, when so required, settling papers for High Court proceedings. Freek has extensive experience in advising clients in the chemical, motor component, electronic, liquor and petroleum industries on customs, excise and trade remedy issues.