- Russian Chamber of Patent Attorneys
Senior Partner at A Zalesov & Partners Patent & Law Firm
One of the founders and the senior partner of A Zalesov & Partners Patent & Law Firm, Irina Ozolina has extensive experience as an IP litigator and was previously deputy head of litigation at a well-known IP law firm in Moscow.
Ms Ozolina has represented her clients in numerous court and administrative patent, trademark and copyright disputes on enforcement and validity issues. She has supported major foreign and local clients in forming and implementing their IP enforcement strategy in Russia for many years.
Ms Ozolina’s numerous professional achievements include:
Ms Ozolina graduated from the Moscow State Academy of Law with distinction and later from the Russian Intellectual Property Academy. She is a registered Russian patent, trademark and design attorney, and a registered attorney at law (Moscow Bar Association).
Ms Ozolina is a frequent contributor to Russian and foreign IP publications, and a speaker at national IP events; she has vast experience in running educational seminars on IP matters for Russian scientific and industrial entities. She also helped prepare a monograph for the Austrian Chamber for Commerce and Industry on IP protection in BRICS countries.