Nikolay A. Zorin

Attorney-at-Law, Patent and Trademark Attorney, Ph. D.

Languages: Russian (Native), English

Professional Experience


 Since 2004                Zorin Law Office, Attorney-at-Law, Patent (Design) and Trademark Attorney (registered at the Russian State register of patent attorneys December 5, 2006, No. 1135)

Law firm Zorin, Zolotaryov, Saenko and Partners, Managing Partner, Attorney-at-Law, Patent and Trademark Attorney

2004 Law firm “Dolomanov & Partners”, Senior Lawyer, Attorney-at-Law (admitted to Bar July 16, 2004, registration No. 77/7383 of Moscow City Bar, Russia)

2001–2004 Law firm “Gorodissky & Partners”, Lawyer

20002001 United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Refugee Reception Center, Moscow, Legal Advisor

19992000 Garant-Park LLC, Lawyer

19971999 Antal International (United Kingdom), Moscow Representative Office, Tax/Legal and Accounting Department, Senior Research Consultant

1997 Law firm “Barshchevsky & Partners”, Moscow City Bar Association, Paralegal


2002              Law Institute of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation (Moscow University of the Russian Ministry of Internal Affairs since 2002), Ph. D. Specialization: theory and history of law and state; history of law doctrine

2000–2002                        Russian State University for the Humanities, Law Faculty, Public Law Department, Internal Postgraduate Studies Department

19952000 Moscow State Open University, Law Faculty, magna cum laude


Nikolay I. Kolobanov

Russian Patent and Trademark Attorney, Eurasian Patent Attorney

Russian (Native), English

Professional Experience

Since 2005           Zorin Law Office, Patent and Trademark Attorney
1979–1985 Soviet-German Group on Matters of Legal Protection of Results of Radiochemical Modification of Textiles, Head of Soviet Part of the Group

Since 1968 Central Research Institute of Cotton Industry, Researcher, Head of Patent Department




Patent Attorney in the Russian Federation (registered at the Russian State register of patent attorneys, No. 432)


Eurasian Patent Attorney (Registration No. 120)


Membership in Professional Organizations:

Licensing Executives Society, Russia

Russian National Group of the International Association for the Protection of Industrial Property

Interregional Social Organization “Association of Patent Attorneys”, Vice-President




1992 Institute of Industrial Property and Innovations

1972 Higher State Professional Development Courses for Patent Issues

1963–1968 Moscow Textile Institute, qualification: Mechanical Engineer


Publications, Scientific Researches

More than 50 works and scientific researches, published in newspapers and magazines (magazine “Patents and Licenses”, various professional periodicals in different industries). Holder of 6 authorship certificates of the USSR.


Professional Achievements:

Provided in Russia and overseas:

- legal protection and taking out more than 1,000 Patents and Certificates for inventions, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks and software;

- legal support in conclusion and performance of more than 50 license agreements in various industries.