Dmitry Markanov

Managing Partner
Trademark Attorney 1567

In Intellectual Property since 2003

Dmitry is viewed by many as one of the strongest IP litigators in Russia. His career records include head positions at the IP department of a major Russian automobile manufacturer, and at the litigation department of a large IP law firm. Has to his credit several hundreds of IP court cases.

Practice Areas:
— Patent disputes
— Conflicts between shareholders and partners in respect of trademark rights entitlement
— General IP owners rights protection
— Court proceedings
— Disposition of IP rights


In 2018 Dmitry was recommended by:

WTR 1000
Dmitry Markanov at PATENTUS is a first-rate litigator with hundreds of IP cases to his name and in-house experience at a major Russian automobile manufacturer to boot.

WIPR Leaders
The professional experience of Dmitry Markanov, the head of trademark and dispute resolution practice of PATENTUS, involves the conduction of more than 400 legal proceedings. Dmitry consults the clients on a wide range of matters in the field of intellectual property and is a leading lawyer engaged in the resolution of most complex judicial contests in Russia.

Client Choice
Dmitry is one of the strongest IP litigators in Russia; he is experienced and very reliable.

Dmitry is an accomplished lawyer; he completes tasks quickly, successfully and precisely with the result that is expected.

He is reliable, professional and a talented leader; he offers a good correlation between price and quality.

Dmitry is super-responsive, extremely commercial and brilliant with clients; he is a joy to work with.

IAM Patent 1000 in litigation

IP Stars the leader in the patent sphere (Patent Star)

Leaders League in trademark and patent litigation

In 2017 Dmitry was recommended by:

IAM Patent 1000 in litigation
Robust enforcer Dmitry Markanov provides clear legal and business visions, and his effective negotiation skills achieve successful results

IP Stars the leader in the patent sphere (Patent Star)

Leaders League in trademark and patent litigation

Kommersant.ru as leading lawyer in intellectual property

Career History:
20032006:   ZIL Automobile Factory
20062012:   Large IP law firm
2012Now:    PATENTUS

— International Trademark Association (INTA)
— Licensing Executives Society (LES Russia)
— Russian National Group of the International Association for the Protection of Intellectual Property (AIPPI)
— Chamber of Patent Attorneys (Russia)
— Saint Petersburg Patent Collegium

Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics, Law department


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