Firm Profile > Gorodissky & Partners > Moscow, Russia

Gorodissky & Partners
129090 MOSCOW

Intellectual property Tier 2

Boutique firm Gorodissky & Partners provides highly specialised and diverse services, including representation in the Intellectual Property Court and the Supreme Court, IP protection and registration, and advice on e-commerce and advertising issues. The practice also includes three unique platforms - Gorodissky IP Security, Patadmin and Management - which allow for efficient organisation and maintenance of IP assets, as well as rapid identification of infringements. The key contacts are Valery MedvedevYury KuznetsovVladimir BiriulinEvgeny Aleksandrov and Sergey MedvedevValentin Kirillov and Elizaveta Popova recently made partner, and associate Ilya Goryachev is also noted.

Practice head(s):

Valery Medvedev; Yury Kuznetsov; Vladimir Biriulin; Evgeny Alexandrov

Other key lawyers:

Sergey Vasiliev; Sergey Medvedev; Ilya Goryachev; Valentin Kirillov; Elizaveta Popova


‘The uniqueness of the firm lies in a clear division of labour between practitioners and a competent distribution of tasks between specialists of the required expertise. A sufficient number of competent specialists in all areas of work within intellectual property allows the full range of companies’ needs for IP services to be satisfied.’

‘The team works very harmoniously and exclusively in the interests of achieving the goals set by the customer.’

Key clients

AO Raiffeisenbank and PJSC ROSBANK




PJSC Tatneft (Russia)

Gorodissky & Partners is a home grown Russian IP boutique with headquarters in Moscow, 12 branch offices in Russia and one office in Ukraine (Kyev). It is one of the largest IP practices in Russia and among the top ten biggest IP law firms in Europe. The firm was founded by patent/trade mark attorneys and IP lawyers who commenced their professional careers in 1959.

Today’s team of 140 IP professionals provides domestic and foreign clients and associates with comprehensive, professional and cost effective legal services in respect of all IP including inventions, trademarks, designs, utility models, copyrights, software, domain names. The services we render include prosecution, searches, FTO, enforcement including litigation and mediation, disposal, taxation, accounting, due-diligence, M&A deals, translation, etc. We are the regional provider for annuities, renewals and recordals in Eurasia.

Gorodissky & Partners team is known for the unique combination of experts in various spheres that allows to solve even the most sophisticated cases successfully.

Department Name Email Telephone Headquaters +7 495 937 6116
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Evgeny Aleksandrov  photo Mr Evgeny Aleksandrov Partner, Head of Legal Department, Trademark Attorney. Advises clients on the legal…
Mr Vladimir Biriulin  photo Mr Vladimir Biriulin Partner, Head of Legal Practice, Patent Attorney. Counsels clients on Russian and…
Mr Sergey Medvedev  photo Mr Sergey Medvedev Partner, Trademark Attorney. Advises clients on legal aspects associated with acquisition, ownership,…
Mr Valery Medvedev  photo Mr Valery Medvedev Managing Partner, Patent & Trademark Attorney, Eurasian Patent Attorney. Valery has extensive…
Ms Natalia Radchenko  photo Ms Natalia Radchenko Counsel, Trademark Attorney. Natalia counsels on trademark procedures in the Russian PTO.…
Ms Natalia Stepanova  photo Ms Natalia Stepanova Partner,Trademark Attorney. Natalia advises clients on all legal aspects of IP/IT issues,…
Mr Sergey Vasilyev  photo Mr Sergey Vasilyev Senior Lawyer, Trademaark Attorney. Sergey counsels clients on issues relating to trademarks,…

CLIENT: Deborah A. Hampton, Corporate Trademark Specialist, Trademark Team Lead

COMPANY/FIRM: The Chemours Company

TESTIMONIAL: Gorodissky is a pleasure to do business with in Russia and CIS. Brought different IP cases to them, including on trademark contentious and non-contentious side, never had a problem with a reply and relevant IP-service.
Highly recommend the firm!

CLIENT: Jakob Wahlers, Lawyer

COMPANY/FIRM: TecAlliance GmbH

TESTIMONIAL: We prefer to use Gorodissky & Partners in relation to our IP and IT matters in Russia. They have a professional team of lawyers and IP attorneys to work with based on our experience. We were very comfortable on the services rendered, and would retain Gorodissky services in the future.

CLIENT: Pablo Sarrias, CEO


TESTIMONIAL: I used Gorodissky & Partners for a software acquisition deal in Russia. Completely satisfying work, great legal experience and always reachable.

CLIENT: Robert A. Lauer, Partner

COMPANY/FIRM: Haynes and Boone, LLP

TESTIMONIAL: I am using Gorodissky for franchise and related deals targeted at Russia and CIS.
We have been handled together a few ‘blue-chip-branded’ franchise transactions, such as Krispy Kreme and Panda Express.

CLIENT: Lena Helios, Area manager, Russia & CIS

COMPANY/FIRM: Dr.Theiss Naturwaren GmbH

TESTIMONIAL: Specialists of Gorodissky & Partners regularly provide high-quality legal services in the field of intellectual property and related industries. We have extremely positive experience working with this firm. We value the existing relationship and feel secure in their hands.

CLIENT: Olga Lazareva, Director General


TESTIMONIAL: Our company fruitfully cooperates with Gorodisky and Partners” as a provider of legal services. All the work is always carried out in a timely manner and with high quality. The firm shows the efficiency and flexibility in the implementation of urgent assignments of increased complexity. Our company highly appreciates the attentive approach to the clients of the firm Gorodissky and Partners.
We recommend the company as an executive and reliable partner and hope for further fruitful cooperation.