Elena Schelkunova

Russian Trademark Attorney (area of practice: trademarks and service marks, appellations of origin of goods).

    Head of Foreign Patent and Trademark Department

    Area of expertise

      • Legal protection, litigation and enforcement of Intellectual Property of local clients abroad and international clients in the CIS countries.

        • Global Economics; Moscow State Academy of Instrument Engineering and Computer Science (1995–2000);
        • Law; Russian State Institute of Intellectual Property (2001–2003).

          • YUS, since 1999.
          Russian, English.
          • International Trademark Association (INTA).

            • In 2022, Elena Schelkunova was included in – 300 rankings of the recommended lawyers in the Intellectual property (advising) and Intellectual property (prosecution) categories.


            • In 2021, The World’s Leading Trademark Professionals agency included Elena in their WTR-1000 international rankings as an IP expert.


            • IP Stars features Elena in the international list of intellectual property experts in the field of trademarks. In 2021 she was recognized as Trade mark star.

            What the Agency said:

            “Elena Schelkunova leads the foreign patent and trade mark practice, providing ‘a deep insight into all areas of IP”.


            • The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East &Africa features Elena among the leading intellectual property experts.