Labzin Maxim

Head of INTELLECT-S's Moscow office, licensed patent attorney and head of INTELLECT-S's IP Litigation
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Labzin Maxim

Intellect-S has "a very strong multi-office IP practice". Maxim Labzin heads the IP litigation team.

— The Legal 500 EMEA 2014   

Practice areas

  • Intellectual property proceedings in general jurisdiction and arbitrazh courts, Chamber for Patent Disputes and before antimonopoly authorities
  • Copyright and patents
  • Trademarks and trade designations
  • Unfair competition


2013  "Legal Business in USA. Law Firm Management": Training for Partners and Top Executives of Law Firms. Lincoln Law School of San Jose, San Jose State University, California, USA.

In 2002 Maxim graduated with distinction Moscow State Social University, Law Faculty.

    Professional activity

      Maxim joined INTELLECT-S in 2011 from his own practice which he had led as managing partner of Labzin & Partners, listed in the top ten intellectual property firms of Russia in 2010 (according to nationwide rating

      Maxim Labzin's most notable courtroom accomplishments include:

      • successful representation of the owner of the trademark COMEDY Club™ in arbitrazh courts resulting in the award of record damages of over RUB 8 million which was effectively enforced;
      • successful representation of a trademark owner in a chain of trials, appeals and cassation reviews in arbitrazh courts in a case where the owner of a confusingly similar trade name had been founded by the prior owner of the trademark; and
      • successful challenge of a patent in general jurisdiction courts on grounds of misappropriated inventorship.

      Professional achievements 

      • Maxim Labzin is listed among Russian leading lawyers in area of intellectual property by such international rating as the Legal 500 EMEA in 2014, 2015, 2016.
      • Maxim Labzin is listed among Russian leading lawyers in intellectual property sphere (Intellectual Property: Patent Filing – Russia) by international guide Chambers Europe, 2016.
      • Maxim Labzin is recognized in Best Lawyers in Russia 2015.


      Able to assist international companies with non-Moscow based patent and intellectual property infringement disputes.

      — Chambers Europe 2016

            Best Lawyers, 2015
            Legal500, Recommended Lawyer, 2015 Legal500, Recommended Lawyer, 2014

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