Languages: Russian, English, German, French
Moscow State University, JD Higher State Courses on Patent Law and Inventive Activity, Certificate
Moscow People’s University of Informatics, PC Computing
KIPO International Intellectual Property Training Institute, Intellectual Property
Special Trade Policy Course WTO, Certificate
Emory University, American Law Center in Moscow, Diploma in American Law
Alexander Christophoroff is an Of Counsel of the law firm “Ivanov, Makarov & Partners”.
He specialises in the areas of intellectual property litigation and prosecution.
His practice includes, in particular, representing clients in patent and trademark trials before the general and commercial courts, where he has been involved in many precedent-setting cases, as well as the Board of Patent Disputes of the Russian Patent & Trademark Office and anti-monopoly authorities.
Alexander is the president of the Russian Chamber of Patent Attorneys and is recognized as a leading Russian IP litigator by Chambers, IAM Patent 1000, World Trademark Review 1000, The Best Lawyers (including the title of Lawyer of the Year), Managing Intellectual Property and Who’s Who Legal, among others.
Alexander Christophoroff is admitted as Attorney at law (advocate) and is registered as Russian Patent and Trademark Attorney and Eurasian Patent Attorney.