Sat - 18 Nov 2017
Your satisfaction is our motto and Excellence is our credo

About Us


  • Meet the increasing needs and challenges in the intellectual property industry.
  • Enable our clients to extract the maximum value from their owned patents, trademarks, copyrights, trade secrets, designs, domain names and know-how.
  • Help our clients manage their intellectual property portfolio in innovative and professional manner.


  • Offer diversified services based on sustainable growth & goal oriented approach
  • SMAS aims at positioning our group in the IP market as a focused, leading & visionary firm

Key People
Saud M.A. Shawwaf Law Office was founded in Saudi Arabia in 1964 under the vision of Dr. Saud Mohammed Ali Shawwaf, over the years it has grown consistently and is today among the largest IP firms in the region with sixteen owned branch offices, under the name of Abu-Setta & Partners in the Gulf region, the Middle East and North and Northeast Africa, plus a large network of associates worldwide.

Our services cover all matters relating to Intellectual Property rights including patents, trademarks, designs, copyrights, domain names, free watching, unfair competition, licensing, franchising, litigation, and legal services.

We pride ourselves to represent a wide variety of national and international clients, with whom we have a long lasting business relationship. Our trademark portfolio includes brands which have been in existence for over 100 years and are owned by well-known entities from engineering construction companies, aircraft manufacturers, global energy producers, financial, research and capital institutions to big pharmaceutical groups and food & nutrition corporations.

Also, our large network of associates and agents adds to our scope of work to best serve our clients' interests any where in the world.

With our Jordan Office acting as the Regional Office, all our branch offices are fully equipped with electronic communication and data processing tools and sufficiently staffed with professional IP attorneys, paralegals, and specialists in relevant fields including company registration and ministerial liaison work.

Our team is committed to customer service and has the experience it takes to deliver a valued effect that distinguishes the services we provide.
To know more about our key people, please click here
Powered by Brandenite