Sergey Medvedev

Moscow, Russia



Phone: +7 (495) 937-6116



Sergey Medvedev

Main Focus

Intellectual Property (IP) and Information Technology (IT)

E-commerce, Internet and Domain Names

Cybersecurity, Privacy and Data Protection

Outsourcing, Licensing, IP and IT Transactions

Franchising and Distribution

Joint Ventures, Mergers and Acquisitions

Litigation and Dispute Resolution



Russian, English, French 



2005: LLB – Moscow State University of International Relations (Moscow, Russia)

2006: Specialist in Law – Moscow State University of International Relations (Moscow, Russia)

2007: LLM (IP Law) – The John Marshall Law School (Chicago, USA)

2012: PhD in Law – Russian State Academy of Intellectual Property (Moscow, Russia)

2015: Legal Advanced Studies (IP Law, Litigation and Dispute Resolution) – Legal Institute “M-Logos” (Moscow, Russia)


Professional Experience

Senior Lawyer at Gorodissky & Partners (since 2007)



Licensing Executives Society (LES)

European Franchise Lawyers (EFL)

American Intellectual Property Law Association (AIPLA)



Franchise 2015” (Russia Chapter) – International Comparative Legal Guides (ICLG) by Global Legal Group

Franchising in Russia: Practical Aspects and Legal Basics” –Franchising Newsletter of February 2016 by International Law Office (ILO)

IP in business transactions: Russian Federation” – Practical Law Overview – Global Guide 2016/17 by Thomson Reuters

Franchise 2017” (Russia Chapterin cooperation with Vladimir Biriulin) – Getting The Deal Through (GTDT) by Law Business Research

Franchise 2017” (Russia Chapter) – The Franchise Law Review by Global Business Research