Established in 1993, ARS-Patent&Trademarks is one of the leading Intellectual Property (IP) firms in Russia providing the full range of IP services from registration, commercialization and protection.
We are a truly Russian law firm and we now have a team of over 50 professionals including 17 Patent and Trademark attorneys, operating from two offices in Russia, in St Petersburg and Moscow. Long-standing clients include renowned Russian and international companies, public institutions and cultural organisations.
At the heart of ARS-Patent&Trademarks is a simple philosophy of providing personalised client service. Our team of professionals take the time to listen, consider and present well researched answers to your IP questions; providing practical solutions to issues that affect both your IP rights and business goals.
As a result, our clients can be confident that ARS-Patent & Trademarks will provide them with reliable, irrefutable advice and services in a manner that they can understand.
Starting as a three-person partnership, ARS-Patent&Trademarks has enjoyed continued growth and success over the last 20 years. Our reputation for taking a practical approach to achieving our clients’ goals has meant that we are consistently ranked in the top positions for IP law firms. We are now at the forefront of the emerging markets of the former Soviet Union and the opportunities they present to our clients.
ARS-Patent&Trademarks consistently achieves top rankings in: Managing Intellectual Property, Chambers, Legal 500, Intellectual Asset Management and WTR 1000.
“ARS-Patent&Trademarks has become renowned across Russia and is now considered one of the top IP firms in the country. It covers a wealth of services, including Patent filing and Trademark registration, and also has a growing litigation practice ”Chambers UK(Intellectual Property
“ARS-Patent&Trademark This firm is widely admired for the depth of its technical l know-how and patent expertise, while its trademark practice has steadily expanded. Based in St Petersburg, though with a branch office in Moscow, it can offer competitive – and transparent– rates, yet all the while providing quality advice and close personal service. The practice is geared towards international brands and foreign associates;“the team has a superb understanding of local rules and practices and is staffed by excellent, hands-on, ground-level practitioners.” It also acts for a
growing stable of domestic companies. Trademark prosecution is a mainstay, though increasing involvement in litigation and anti-counterfeiting characterizes the practice.