“A GROUP FOR IP SOLUTION”

IPELA Consultancy Service  provides a wide range of services in areas of intellectual property including Trademark, Industrial Design, Copyright, Patent, Utility model and Trade secret.

We serve our clients by providing the highest quality professional services!

About Us

IPELA is an Intellectual Property Agency based in Ethiopia providing a wide range of service in the areas of Trademark, Patent, Industrial Design, Utility Model, Trade Secret and the like. It is established by Legal Professionals and Trademark Agents in Ethiopia who have a wide range of experience on intellectual property both in Government and Private Sector.

In addition to intellectual property, we have lawyers working on Corporate Law, Investment law, Unfair Competition law, Tax law and any Litigation in relation to the above. If you need an Intellectual Property Agency and Trademark Agent in Ethiopia, our Experts will provide you a professional advice and representation on all aspects of Intellectual Property Right Registration, Exploitation, Use, Enforcement and Transfer as per the relevant Ethiopian Intellectual Property Laws.

Our Trademark & Patent Agents, with their Intellectual Property experience in Ethiopian Intellectual Property Office & law firms, has developed a long time experience in providing full-fledged advisory and representation in relation to trademark, industrial design, patent and copyright prosecution. IPELA is a company devoted to work in partnership with intellectual property firms operating around the globe.

Vision

To become a pioneer consultancy hub of Africa in the area of intellectual property, investment and corporate matters.

Mission

To develop professionalism and unlocking intellectual property and the corporate field to investors, inventors, creators and all-round business actors.

Values

We always strive to maintain our basic values; Integrity, Quality and Trust.

Our Team

Elias Fikru

Managing Partner and Consultancy Head

Abay Feleke

Managing Partner and Customer Affairs Head

Mastewal Gelaye

Chief Legal
Officer

Memberships and Affiliates

Contact Address

Elias Fikru Yehualashet

 

Position

Managing Partner and Consultancy Head | Trademark Agent

Qualification

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from Bahir Dar University, School of Law.

Certifications

General & advanced courses on Intellectual Property from World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

Trainings

Intellectual property trainings in India, Malawi, Zimbabwe and Kenya.

Experience

Participation

Member of the National Experts Team established for the formulation of the Ethiopian National Intellectual Property Policy and for the Start-Up project of the Ethiopian Intellectual Property Academy.

Contact

Email: elias@ipelaconsultancy.com

Abay Feleke Hailu

 

Position

Managing Partner and Customer Affairs Head | Trademark Agent

Qualification

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from University of Gondar, School of Law.

Certifications

General & advanced courses on Intellectual Property from World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) and World Trade Organization (WTO).

Trainings

Experience

Contact

Email: abay@ipelaconsultancy.com

Mastewal Gelaye Bekele

 

Position

Chief Legal Officer

Qualification

Bachelor of Laws (LL.B) from Bahir Dar University, School of Law.

Certifications

General Course on Intellectual Property and Advanced Copyright Courses offered by World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO).

Experience

Participation

Member of Intellectual Property Appeal Committee. During her membership in the Committee, Mastewal got a wide range of experience in adjudicating intellectual property cases.

Contact

Email: mastewal@ipelaconsultancy.com