Aspides is a competent, cost efficient firm created by professionals with over 25 years intellectual property experience. Aspides is a boutique firm with a focus on providing intellectual property services for Australian small businesses, emerging startups and entrepreneurs.

The directors noticed that often businesses with innovative ideas or services were struggling to find IP services that adapted to their smaller scale startup model. Aspides aims to provide fast turnaround with an effective approach to protecting your business’s intellectual property. Although intellectual property services may not be top of mind for company owners, ensuring the correct IP protections are in place is vital in creating a successful business.

We offer a diverse range of IP solutions as fixed fee services. Get in contact to learn more about our emerging startups or entrepreneur fee packages. We offer services for companies of all shapes and sizes.


  • Our Trade Mark, Patent and Design Attorney & Directors individually hold over 20 years experience.
  • Our goal is to help local businesses of all shapes and sizes be protected against IP infringement.
  • We will achieve this by auditing your company or brand’s goods or services and tailoring our advice and application to your business.


  • Trade Mark Registration
  • Patent Application & Protection
  • Certificate of Design Registration
  • Employment IP Protection
  • Examination & Protection Audits
  • Chief Intellectual Property Officer contract
  • Enforcement & IP Rights Protection