Vakhnina & Partners

Patent and Trademark Attorneys. Annuities and renewals
in Eurasian countries.
Patents and Trademarks in Eurasia.
Armenia. Azerbaijan. Belarus. Georgia. Kazakhstan. Kyrgyzstan. Moldova. Russia. Tajikistan. Turkmenistan. Ukraine. Uzbekistan.
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What We Do

What we do

Patent annuities and Trademark renewals

Attending to patent annuities and trademark renewals in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Ukraine, Uzbekistan and EAPO.

Eurasian trademarks

Prosecution of recently introduced Eurasian Trademarks providing protection in Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia.

Eurasian designs

Filing and prosecution of Eurasian Designs providing protection in Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan.

Patent prosecution

Patent prosecution at the EAPO, Russian Patent Office and Patent Offices of Eurasian/CIS countries, with extensive knowledge in pharmacology, chemistry, biochemistry, medicine and engineering.


Registration and protection of designs at the Russian Patent Office and Patent Offices of other Eurasian countries.

Utility Models

Registration and protection of utility models at the Russian Patent Office and Patent Offices of other countries in our region.

Trademark registrations

Trademarks filing and registration in Russia and other countries in our region.

Trademark searches and monitoring

With use of our own Trademark Search Engine we deliver cost-efficient and fast trademark searches and monitoring.

Trademark renewals

One-stop shop for cost-efficient trademark renewals in Russia and other Eurasian and CIS countries.

Responding to Provisional Refusals under the Madrid Protocol

Efficient dealing with provisional refusals under the Madrid Protocol.

Registration of License and Assignment agreements

Drafting and registration of license agreements and assignment agreements for your clients.


Our Legal team provides protection services for our clients' IP at the Chamber of Patent Disputes, Arbitration and IP Courts as well as General Law Courts.

About Us

About us

At "Vakhnina&Partners", our Trademark and Patent Attorneys represent our clients' interests in Russia and at Eurasian Patent Office.

Cooperating with reliable partners and associates in other Eurasian/CIS countries as Ukraine, Belarus, Georgia, Kazakhstan, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Kyrgyzstan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan, Moldova, Tajikistan, as well as Baltic states, our Company provides IP services in the entire region.

Patent Attorneys of "Vakhnina&Partners" have extensive experience and knowledge in IP areas including:

  • Trademarks, Trademark searches and monitoring
  • Patents and Patent searches, Designs, Utility models
  • Copyright, Domain Names
  • Anti-counterfeiting Initiatives
  • Litigation
  • Licensing
  • Computer systems and software
  • Biotechnology
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Medical Devices
  • Industrial Chemistry
  • Mechanical Engineering Technologies
  • Electronics and digital signal processing
  • Plant Varieties
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We love IP


Dr. Tatiana Vakhnina

Founding partner, Senior Partner, Doctor of Law, Honorary advocate of the Russian Federation, Trademark and Litigation Departments Director.

Experience in IP since 1980.

Eurasian Patent Attorney, Russian Patent and Trademark Attorney, Honorary Advocate of the Russian Federation.

Member of International Trademark Association (INTA) and Chamber of Patent Attorneys of the Russian Federation.

Practices in trademarks (prosecution, litigation), and patents and utility models in mechanical, electrical and aviation engineering.


Dr. Alexey Vakhnin

Co-Founder, Partner, PhD in Medicine, Biochemistry.

Experience in IP since 1998. Eurasian Patent Attorney, Russian Patent and Trademark Attorney.

Vice-President and Head of Ethics Committee of the Chamber of Patent Attorneys of the Russian Federation.

Member of INTA, FICPI, AIPPI, LES Russia/LESI, PTMG, ECTA, Observer of APAA, GIPC. LESI International Delegate (Russia), Member of LES Russia Committee Chamber. Member of Committees of Geographical Indications at ECTA, AIPPI.

Specializes in Medicine, Biotechnology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmaceuticals.


Dr. Elena Utkina

Deputy Director, Head of Patent Department, PhD in Chemistry.

Experience in IP since 1985. Former Deputy Director of the RUPTO and former Head of Patent Department of RUPTO. For a number of years was a member of Advisory Council of Russian Patent Office.

One of the major developers and contributors of Patent Prosecution Highway (PPH) between Russian PTO and Japanese PTO.

Eurasian Patent Attorney, Patent Attorney of Russian Federation. Member of several International and Russian IP organizations, including LES Russia/LESI. Member of Auditing Commission of LES Russia.

Specializes in Chemistry, Biochemistry, Pharmacology, Pharmaceuticals.

Our memberships and achievements

Memberships and achievements

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