Gorodissky & Partners


B. Spasskaya Str., 25 bldg 3

Tel:+7 (495) 937 6116
Fax:+7 (495) 937 6104

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Senior Partner: Valery Medvedev

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Number of IP Practitioners: 140
Number of Partners: 29
Established: 1999
Languages: English, French, German, Japanese, Hindi, Russian

Gorodissky & Partners is the largest IP practice in Russia with its headquarters in Moscow, 12 branch offices in Russia and 1 — in Ukraine. It  was originally founded by patent/trademark attorneys and lawyers who commenced their professional careers in 1959.

It is the only IP law firm in Russia that provides services in accordance with the requirements of the international standard ISO 9001: 2015, which guarantees the high quality of services provided and confirms compliance with international quality management standards.

It is a unique and highly professional team of 140 patent/trademark attorneys and IP lawyers with profound knowledge in various fields of science, technology and law and also with considerable experience and practice of successful representation of clients' interests in the Russian and foreign PTOs, courts and administrative bodies.

We create modern strategies of IP management for companies aimed at manufacturing new products and offering new services. We provide individual and professional approach to each of our clients among whom are major industrial companies and corporations, academic, research and financial institutions, SMEs, entrepreneurs and individuals (authors and inventors), public and state organizations.

We possess the art of IP consulting in every business sector including IT, media and telecommunications, pharmacy and biotechnology, mechanics and industrial manufacturing, consumer goods and retail, entertainment and sports.


Network Memberships:  AIPPI, FICPI, LESI, IFA, INTA, MARQUES, ECTA, PTMG, AIPLA, EFL, IDI, ICC, CCI France Russie, Russian Franchise Association (RAF), the Russian Chamber of Patent Attorneys, the Council of Eurasian Patent Attorneys, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and Global Alliance PrivacyRules.


Last updated 10th February 2021

Key IP Areas: Copyright, Designs, IP transactions, Life sciences, Patent contentious, Patent litigation, Patent office proceedings, Patent prosecution, Patent strategy & counseling, Trade mark contentious, Trade mark litigation, Trade mark office proceedings, Trade mark prosecution, Trade mark strategy & counseling


Key Sector Expertise: Advertising, Aerospace & defence, Agriculture, Artificial intelligence, Arts, Automotive, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Computer technology & services, Construction & materials, E-commerce, Electrical, Electronics, Fashion & luxury goods, Film, Financial services, FMCG, Food & beverage, Furniture, Gaming, Healthcare, Hospitality & leisure, ICT & software, Industrials, Instruments, Internet, Life sciences, Manufacturing, Mechanical, Media, Medical device, Mining, Music, Nanotechnology, Not-for-profit, Oil & gas, Optics & photonics, Pharmaceutical, Professional services, Publishing, Real estate, Renewable energy, Retail, Robotics, Semiconductors, Sports, Technology hardware, Telecommunication, Tobacco, Universities & research, Utilities