Our firm

Providing the middle eastern business community with a broad variety of specialized services in Intellectual Property (IP) to protect intangible assets: copyrights, trademarks, patents, designs and domain names.


Alyafi IP Group, the Arab Countries IP Guardian, provides the international business community with a broad variety of specialized services in Intellectual Property (IP) to protect intangible assets: copyrights, trademarks, patents, designs and domain names.

Yafi & Co was established in 1975 with the aim of providing the Arab (Middle Eastern) community with financial consulting services ranging from auditing and consulting, to corporate finance, formation, restructuring, and management advisory services. In 1987, the firm started providing intellectual property (IP services) in the Arab countries (Middle East). In 1996, Yafi & Co. joined the international network and started utilizing this network in financial consulting matters, but all the while, made sure to grow the intellectual property (IP) practice. Nowadays, Alyafi IP group provides a comprehensive list of intellectual property (IP) services in the Arab countries (Middle East) including:

Patents and designs, trademarks, copyrights, legal advisory services, domain name registrations, IP valuation, IP audit, IP due diligence, franchising and licensing.

Our area of coverage encompasses Algeria, Bahrain, Egypt, Gaza, Iraq, Jordan, Kurdistan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, UAE, West Bank and Yemen.

At a glance

300+

Professionals catering to the IP needs of our clients

No.1

IP service provider in the Middle East

20

Offices in the Arab countries

2

Focal geographic points: the Middle East and Africa 

25+

Years of IP service excellence in the Middle East and Africa 

44+

Years of service excellence in the Middle East

11

Active members of 11 IP organisations: AIPPI, APAA, IP Summit, ITMA, ECTA, FICPI, INTA, ITMA, LES, MARQUES, and PTMG

No.1

IP valuation service provider in the Middle East 

3

Most of our IP professionals are trilingual speaking: English, Arabic & French 

2

All IP queries and communication are tended to within a maximum of 2 business days 

We are proud and active members of the following organizations:

Our Presence in the Middle east


Algeria

Kuwait

Saudia Arabia

Bahrain

Lebanon

Sudan

Gaza

Libya

Syria

Egypt

Morocco

Tunisia

Iraq

Oman

UAE

Jordan

Qatar

West Bank

Kurdistan

Palestine

Yemen