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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, Pavel Sadovsky, Moscow, RUSSIA

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Pavel Sadovsky

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Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

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Intellectual Property / TMT


Head of Intellectual Property / TMT Practice


Pavel Sadovsky is one of the leading intellectual property experts at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners. He has been practicing IP and litigation in Russia since 2002.

Pavel's areas of expertise include intellectual property rights enforcement, transactional IP and data protection, and laws and regulations specific to the TMT (technology, media and telecommunications) sector. Being a registered trademark and patent attorney, he is admitted to represent clients before the Russian PTO.

Pavel is a recognized IT and data protection expert. Being a co-organizer and speaker of the Russian IT Lawyers Discussion Club, he has advised major software and hardware vendors, distributors and system integrators, as well as e-commerce companies. His experience in advising on personal data protection compliance includes acting for pharmaceutical, FMCG, e-commerce, oil and gas, and professional services companies.

Pavel's career includes chairing IP/TMT practice group at Magisters law firm and working at Rospatent, Russia's federal service for IP, patents and trademarks.


Russian, English


Pavel is a member of the Moscow Bar Association.

He is also a member of Enforcement Committee in the International Trademark Association (INTA), Deputy Chairperson of the Association of European Businesses (AEB) Intellectual Property Committee, and a member of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russia Council on Intellectual Property. He is a Vice-Chairman the ICC Russia Commission on Intellectual Property.


Pavel holds a Law degree from the State University - Higher School of Economics and a PhD in Law from the Russian State Institute of Intellectual Property. He also accomplished SABIT's "Intellectual Property Rights for Eurasia" program in the USA and the "Intellectual Human Resources for IP Protection" program at the State University - Higher School of Economics.


Intellectual property

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Pavel Sadovsky - Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Within: Intellectual property

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has ‘one of the most competent IP teams in Russia’, which is also ‘highly regarded for its fast speed and professional attitude’ making it ‘simply a pleasure to work with’. The firm collaborated with Hogan Lovells (CIS) in representing Novartis in proceedings concerning a potential infringement of its patent rights over a drug. Practice head Pavel Sadovsky is a ‘well-known and well-informed expert in the sector’, who has 'a broad professional network' and ‘a reassuring manner in assisting clients’. Senior associate Irina Kosovskaya is also noted.

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Pavel Sadovsky - Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners

Within: TMT

At Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners, the TMT department is led by practice head Pavel Sadovsky. The firm assists clients with complex regulatory matters and contentious issues before Roskomnadzor regarding blocked access to digital products, data protection, data localisation and encryption.

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