Karina Skomorokhova Anti-Counterfeiting Specialist


Speaks:  English, Russian

Primary phone: +7 495 502 1258

Fax: +7 495 787 2071

Email: karina.skomorokhova@gowlingwlg.com

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Primary office:  Moscow



Karina Skomorokhova

Karina is an anti-counterfeiting specialist in Gowling WLG's Moscow office.

Karina advises Russian and international clients on anti-counterfeiting and brand protection issues. She has worked with clients in diverse industry sectors, including apparel manufacturers, technology companies, entertainment and media companies.

Karina has dealt with many administrative anti-counterfeiting cases, maintained several customs register portfolios, delivered seminars for customs authorities, and participated in trademark cancellation cases, domain disputes and the enforcement of online infringement of IP rights.

Before joining Gowling WLG, she worked at a Russian trademark firm as an assistant to a trademark attorney.

Karina holds an LLB (Hons.) and an LLM in IP/IT law from the Higher School of Economics in Moscow. She is fluent in Russian and English.

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  • 2018

    • Education
       2018
      Higher School of Economics, LLM, IP/IT Law
  • 2017

    • Career
       2017
      Gowling WLG, Trademark intern
  • 2016

    • Education
       2016
      Higher School of Economics, Bachelor of Law (Hons.)
    • Career
       2016
      Russian trademark firm, Assistant to trademark attorney
  • 2013

    • Career
       2013
      High School of Economics, Research assistant