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We are experts in IP protection with over 40 years experience, including a strong history of more than 20 years in Russia and Eurasia. We were the first foreign IP company in Russia and continue to be one of the biggest foreign IP operator there.
We are your portal to the Russia-Eurasia region.
Papula-Nevinpat recognized as one of the top patent firms both in Finland and Russia in the 2019 edition of IAM Patent 1000
Papula-Nevinpat has again been ranked as one of the top patent firms both in Finland and Russia in the patent prosecution category of the 2019 edition of Intellectual Asset Management (IAM) Patent 1000 – The World’s Leading Patent Professionals.
We protect your IP rights with more than 150 experts
Markku is an active contributor to Finnish as well as international IP organizations in order to develop and promote the Finnish patent expertise and the entire IP field. Markku is currently president of the Association of Finnish Patent Attorneys, and a member of the Board of the Finnish AIPPI Group. He is also a member of the Finnish Industrial Property Group, organized by the Ministry of Economic Affairs and Employment.SIMMELVUO MARKKUManaging Director, European Patent Attorney
Heidi Mikkola has twenty years of experience in trademark protection, registration processes and infringement cases in Finland and the Western Countries (EU and USA). In addition, Heidi is profoundly familiar with the trademark legislation and practices of Russia and the CIS countries.MIKKOLA HEIDIDirector (Trademark Department), European Trademark Attorney
Alexander Polikarpov has been working with patents since 1965, including drafting Russian (Soviet) and foreign applications, appealing against decisions of the Patent Office and defending and canceling patents.POLIKARPOV ALEXANDER V.Eurasian Patent Attorney
Vera Maksimova is a Patent Attorney at Papula-Nevinpat.MAXIMOVA VERAPatent Attorney
Satu Lehesranta is responsible for various assignments involving drafting patent applications, patenting in Finland and abroad and consulting clients in patenting matters.LEHESRANTA SATUTeam Leader, Chemistry and Process Technology, European Patent Attorney