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Vitaliy Kastalskiy
AK Patent Law Group. Managing Partner

PhD (Law).

Patent Attorney of the Russian Federation.

Eurasian Patent Attorney.


Vitaliy has more than 15 years of an extensive experience in the sphere of intellectual property.

For more than six years Vitaliy was heading Patent and License Department of Gazprom GSC. In 2011 Vitaliy established and headed Center of Intellectual Property Skolkovo, which provided services for more than 350 innovation companies, including technology audit, preparing and filing Russian, Eurasian and international patent applications.

Based on the above mentioned experience, in 2014 Vitaliy and his partners established AK Patent Law Group.

Vitaliy is author of more than 30 publications dedicated to the IP issues, gives lectures and workshops on IP legislation in leading Russian Universities and Educational Institutions.  Associate Professor of Bauman Moscow State Technical University. Member of Scientific-advisory board of the Intellectual Property Court of the Russian Federation. 

Membership in professional associations:

Licensing Executive Society, Russia.

AIPPI (International association for the Protection of IP)

FICPI (International Federation of Intellectual Property Attorneys)

Areas of Practice: IP litigation, Patent law, Mediation, Patent strategies.