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We are experts in IP protection with over 40 years experience, including a strong history of close to 30 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
Marina Smirnova is a Patent and Trademark Attorney and a partner at Nevinpat, St. Petersburg. She has worked with patents and trademarks since 1985, and regularly participates in international conferences such as AIPPI, INTA, PTMG, ECTA, Marques.SMIRNOVA MARINAPatent and Trademark Attorney
Vitaly has a Master of Science in electronics and microelectronics from St. Petersburg State Polytechnical University, and a Doctor of Philosophy in the physics of semiconductors from the A.F. Ioffe Physical Technical Institute. He has written articles in international scientific journals, and has been awarded for his research.MALYSH VITALYPatent Attorney
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
Alexey Ignatev started his intellectual property career in 2010 at Papula-Nevinpat as a patent specialist. His patent experience includes prosecuting patent applications in Russia and the Eurasian countries.IGNATEV ALEXEYPatent Attorney (Russian and Eurasian)
Folke Johansson regularly acts as an expert in patent litigations, and has a lot of experience of Oral Hearings before the European Patent Office (EPO), both before the Examining Division as well as before the Opposition Division and the Boards of Appeal.JOHANSSON FOLKEDirector (Patent Department), European Patent Attorney