Before joining ALUMNI Partners, Ekaterina worked for international law firm Gowling WLG and served as in-house counsel with a major FMCG company, both at its Russian office and its headquarters, where she dealt with IP strategic planning, copyright and combatting of counterfeit products.
Ekaterina’s key clients include companies owning globally renowned brands and representing various economic sectors such as IT, FMCG, tourism, pharma, media, etc.
Ekaterina graduated from the Russian Academy of Intellectual Property and holds an LL.M. from the SS. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje (UKIM) and the University of Strasbourg (CEIPI) joint master’s programme. She is a Russian patent attorney and an active member of INTA and ECTA.
ALUMNI Partners hold market-leading positions according to The Legal 500 2021* (Tier 1), Chambers Global* and Chambers Europe 2021* (Band 3) and is also included in Tier 1 by Pravo.ru-300 2021*.
* the team’s awards and ratings from before ALUMNI Partners was established