Vladimir Trey

Partner at Gorodissky & Partners

Vladimir Trey is a lawyer, a registered Russian trademark and design attorney and the head of the Trademark Department at Gorodissky & Partners. Mr Trey joined the firm in 1999 and became a partner in 2010. His experience includes counselling clients on various trademark issues, managing trademark portfolios through clearance and prosecution, as well as representing clients before Rospatent (the Russian Patent and Trademark Office) and the commercial courts, including the IP Court.

Mr Trey is intensively involved in opposition and cancellations proceedings, as well as in transactional, enforcement and opinion work, including recognising certain foreign trademarks as well known in Russia and granting legal protection to non-traditional trademarks, such as colour and sound marks.

Mr Trey counsels clients from the following business areas: perfumery and cosmetics, medicine, pharmacology and orthopedics, mass media and television, chemical industry and agriculture, oil industry, fuels and lubricants, coatings, electronics, photo equipment, computer hardware and software, toys and games, and many others.

He is a regular speaker at IP seminars and conferences in Russia and abroad, and a frequent contributor to IP professional magazines. Mr Trey has been listed as a leading IP specialist in the world’s most respected legal rankings.


  • Trademarks and service marks
  • Appellations of origin
  • Non-traditional trademarks (colour, sound, 3D)
  • Collective trademarks
  • Well-known trademarks
  • National, international and regional trademarks


  • ECTA
  • INTA
  • PTMG

Professional associations

  • INTA
  • PTMG

Firm details

Gorodissky & Partners
B Spasskaya Str 25
bldg 3
Moscow 129090

Contact details

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