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Mikhailyuk, Sorokolat & Partners
13, Bolshaya Dekabrskaya Str., Suite 7
Moscow, 123022


The first patent and trademark attorney registered in Ukraine, the founder and CEO of “Mikhailyuk, Sorokolat and Partners”.


More than 45 years of IP practice. For about 20 years he was working alongside with the most qualified IP specialists from all over the USSR, being the Head of the Patent and License Department in the USSR Academy of Science.

After collapse of the Soviet Union Valentin Mikhailyuk was involved in the formation of the IP system of the independent Ukraine. In 1992 he obtained Patent and Trademark Attorney License No.1. In the same year “MSP” was founded.

In 2003 Mr. Valentin Mikhailyuk was attested as a court expert in the field of IP Law and now conducts court examinations; specializes in national and international patents for inventions in a wide range of technologies as well as trademark and copyright prosecution, intellectual property licensing, infringement, and unfair competition matters.

Mr. Valentin Mikhailyuk has been oftentimes awarded as a leading IP practitioner in Ukraine by various industry rankings such as: “Leading Individual” (“Legal 500“), “Ukrainian Patent Expert” (“Expert Guides”), “Ukrainian Trademark Expert” (“Expert Guides”), “Leading IP Practitioner in Ukraine” (“Who’s Who Legal: Patents”), Leading Practitioners in Ukraine (World Trademark Review – WTR 1000).


Ukrainian, Russian and English




1972 – graduated in Applied Physics Engineering (Moscow Physics and Engineering Institute)
1975 – graduated in Patent Science and Patent Law (Kharkov Central Institute of Professional Development)
1997 – graduated in Jurisprudence (The Interregional Academy of Personnel Management)
1974-1992 – occupied the position of Head of Patent and License Department of Low Temperature Physics and Engineering Institute of the USSR Academy of Science

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Ukraine > Intellectual property

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Valentin Mikhailyuk

Mikhailyuk, Sorokolat & Partners

Specialist patent, trade mark and design practice Mikhailyuk, Sorokolat & Partners is widely regarded as a leading IP boutique. Founders Valentin Mikhailyuk and Anna Mikhailyuk are leading lights in the market. The firm counts global leaders in food, pharmaceuticals, car manufacturing and personal care among its clients.