Established in 1998, de Chalains is a specialist Intellectual Property (IP) law firm with offices in Pretoria and La Lucia Ridge.
The firm is dedicated to providing our clients’ throughout Africa and globally with an integrated, responsive and personal range of superior IP services at affordable cost.
de Chalains is a boutique IP law firm focusing exclusively on the procurement, maintenance, management and enforcement of Intellectual Property rights.
The firms professional staff were originally members of large and well respected South African IP law firms...
and although young, the firm is well established and has come of age due largely to the expertise and dedication of our
professional team which has in excess of 150 years combined and extensive
experience in different facets of IP law and, in particular, trade marks.
Being lean, nimble and dynamic presupposes a degree of flexibility and agility exemplified by
our total commitment to personal services tailored to suit our clients' specific needs.
Since inception the firm has gained a formidable reputation for accurate and swift
service. Our turn-around time in respect of providing search opinions
on the registrability of trade marks remains unsurpassed.