Maxim Tabolo

Associate
  • The team is very focused on the needs of the client and treats every client as if they are the most important one
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • A unique team of highly professional lawyers and attorneys
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • Highly skilled, reliable, friendly and always available to react to clients’ queries – the team provides excellent advice and achieves great results
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • Another asset is their really strong team work
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • They provide excellent value for money and always give clear and practical advice
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • The team is knowledgeable in various aspects of IP law and extremely responsive to inquiries
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • It is a pleasure to work with him – he is always ready for the most complex tasks and provides us with the best possible results every time
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • Maxim Tabolo is very caring and good at trade mark matters
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • He makes sure that every step he takes on behalf of the client suits both the business strategy and the strategy of the legal case
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • This firm stands above the rest as it sees solutions where other lawyers see problems
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • High level of service, excellent client focus, unmatched in terms of industry knowledge
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • A rare mix of high professionalism, intellect and modesty - this can be said about every lawyer at KIAP
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • The lawyers keep clients up to date on key changes to the law and are on top of risks associated with our business
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • It is impressive how quickly KIAP manages to get into an issue and turn things around for the client
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • The lawyers keep clients up to date on key changes to the law and are on top of risks associated with our business
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • KIAP is one of the most reliable and transparent firms on the market, which also has valuable professional experience
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • They are not afraid of unknown issues and keep up with progress in the industry
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • When you engage KIAP for any matter, you can be sure that the legal opinion, agreement or court documents will be on a par with the standards of a top international law firm for a fair price
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • KIAP is one of the most reputable Russian law firms on the market
    Legal 500 EMEA 2020
  • The team puts patrons’ interests before profit every time
    WTR 1000 Russia 2020
  • They're very strategic in their planning, they're very clear and open with the client
    Chambers Europe 2020
  • When we need immediate support, it’s good to know that our counsel is always available
    Chambers Europe 2020
  • They don’t miss a single email and always return every call
    Chambers Europe 2020
  • Litigation practice represents clients from a variety of industries, including retail, manufacturing and financial services
    Chambers Europe 2020
  • Leading mid-market contentious practice, representing both international clients and notable local names
    Chambers Europe 2020
  • Excellent communication on a cross-functional level
    Legal 500 EMEA 2019
  • The team has a proactive approach in understanding the needs of the client
    Legal 500 EMEA 2019
  • They are flexible and everything they provide is highly detailed. We appreciate the commercial approach and personalised attention of KIAP lawyers
    Chambers Europe 2019
  • IP team always responds promptly to all requests and demonstrates a high level of knowledge and experience in the field of IP law, providing solid, business-oriented advice
    Legal 500 EMEA 2018
  • The team is praised for their ability to resolve complex cases quickly
    Legal 500 EMEA 2018
  • KIAP team provides comprehensive legal advice that combines a strong breadth of resources with deep knowledge of the client’s business
    Legal 500 EMEA 2018
  • The team has a very practical and can-do attitude
    Chambers Europe 2018
  • Represents clients from a variety of industries, including manufacturing, retail and pharmaceuticals
    Chambers Europe 2018
  • KIAP areas of expertise include financial liability and insurance disputes as well as debt recovery claims. Acts on contractual disputes and assists with local enforcement proceedings
    Chambers Europe 2018
  • A top choice for mid-market cases, representing both international clients and notable local names
    Chambers Europe 2018
  • Clients appreciate the team's "value for money" advice which is always skilfully tailored to our needs
    IP Stars 2017
  • I like their flexibility in solving problems
    IP Stars 2017
  • Fair and clear billing practice
    IP Stars 2017

Associate of IP Practice. Personally ranked by the Legal 500 EMEA 2021 (Rising Star, Intellectual Property), Best Lawyers 2022 (Intellectual Property) and IP Stars 2021 (Rising Star, Intellectual Property). Maxim advises clients on various aspects of Russian Intellectual property law, with a particular focus on non-contentious trademark matters. Maxim also represents clients in complex prosecution and revocation actions before Rospatent and state courts, including Court for Intellectual Property Rights, advises them on opposition proceedings and handles negotiations.

Education:

  • Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of law (master of private law) (2018 – 2020)
  • Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of law (bachelor, diploma with honours) (2014 – 2018)

Projects:

  • Enforcing trademark rights of a world-famous jewelry producer in view of importation of counterfeit goods onto the territory of the Russian Federation, including cooperation with the customs authorities.
  • Advising a leading tobacco manufacturer on potential risks connected with registration and use of new trademarks at the Russian market.
  • Advising a large Russian retail bank on trademark prosecution issues in Russia.
  • Representing a leading manufacturer of low-alcohol beverages in a complex trademark cancellation action.
  • Advising a major retail network on enforcement of trademark rights and a right to a company name.
  • Advising a foreign apparel manufacturer in a complex dispute concerning registration of trademarks in the name of a competitor.
  • Representing a large local Internet service provider in negotiations with a world-famous manufacturer of high-tech equipment.
  • Assisting a complex prosecution matter connected with granting protection to a trademark of a leading transport company, including participation in representing the client before the Chamber for Patent Disputes.
  • Advising a large foreign manufacturer of construction materials on the protectability of trademarks in Russia.
  • Assisting a world-famous pharmaceutical manufacturer in managing large trademark portfolio.

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