About us

Von Seidels is a dedicated intellectual property law firm specialising in protecting and enforcing IP rights in South Africa and Africa. Our head office is in Cape Town and we have a satellite office in Johannesburg, South Africa. We have an office in Namibia to file directly in ARIPO, an office in Cameroon to file directly in OAPI and an office in Nigeria. We work with trusted agents in the rest of Africa. 

Our attorneys are a team of dynamic and like-minded individuals that bring together many years of intellectual property law experience, knowledge and technical expertise. 

We are committed to being a service driven firm that, due to our constitution and focus, is able to offer personalised service to businesses of all sizes as well as to individuals. 

We appreciate that the intellectual property needs of businesses vary, and we are committed to developing and implementing relevant and tailored intellectual property strategies for our clients. As substantiation of our commitment to quality, we have obtained the ISO 9001 certification for service quality. 

The well-known Swedish intellectual property management system PATRICIA™ forms the backbone of our practice and is fundamental in achieving our quality objectives. At Von Seidels we will help you to let intellectual property work in your favour.