The 2018 edition of The Best Lawyers in Russia has been published and a number of legal professionals from Gowling WLG's Moscow office have achieved recognition in the areas of Information Technology Law, Intellectual Property (IP) Law, Litigation and Telecommunications Law.
In addition, Alexander Christophoroff has earned the prestigious "Lawyer of the year" title in the area of Telecommunications Law. He was also named Lawyer of the Year in the area of IP in 2013.
With a practice that involves representing clients in patent and trademark trials before Russia's general and commercial courts, Alexander is a leading Russian IP litigator who has been involved in many precedent-setting cases. He is vice-president of the Russian Chamber of Patent Attorneys and has written numerous IP law-related articles for the Russian and international press.
The following Gowling WLG professionals are listed in The Best Lawyers in Russia 2018:
Information Technology Law
Intellectual Property Law
Vladimir N. Dementiev
Marina I. Drel
Gowling WLG's award-winning team in Moscow is widely known for its depth of experience in the protection and enforcement of the intellectual property rights of its global clientele.
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