Gorodissky & Partners, the leading Russian intellectual property law firm, provides a full range IP services, including prosecution and enforcement of IP rights. It has the largest IP practice in Russia and among top 10 in Europe.
The firm’s main office is in Moscow, and it has branch offices in St. Petersburg, N. Novgorod, Krasnodar, Samara, Ekaterinburg, Perm, Kazan (all in Russia) and Kiev (Ukraine).
The firm provides clients and associates with professional and cost-effective services in wide variety of practice areas: patenting, inventions and utility models, trademarks, service marks and appellations of origin, industrial designs, plant varieties, copyright, technology transfer and licensing, IP valuation, litigation, domain names, and due-diligence, as well as patent searches, notarial services, translation of patent and scientific-technical documents.
Gorodissky & Partners’s lawyers and patent/trademark professionals have significant experience in litigating IP matters before the civil courts and in arbitration proceedings. They have successfully represented foreign and domestic clients in a number of landmark cases related to the infringement of patent and trademark owners’ rights in Russia and abroad.
Many of the firm’s lawyers and patent/trademark attorneys are post-graduates with advanced technical and legal degrees. They regularly attend IP courses and work with foreign law firms worldwide, they are frequent speakers at international IP conferences, and also authors of many publications in IP professional magazines.
Gorodissky & Partners has an extensive national and worldwide experience in IP issues, including those arising in the post-Soviet territory (the Commonwealth of Independent States countries and Baltic states). The firm is responsible for around half of the foreign patent applications and one third of the trademark applications filed in Russia every year. The clients of Gorodissky & Partners range from major domestic, foreign and international companies to small and medium-sized businesses.