About us

General information

Bashirov and partners is a Russian law firm which concentrates on intellectual property protection and IT-businesses legal support. Bashirov and partners is deemed to be a boutique law firm in said areas and mainly deals with complex and comprehensive projects connected to intellectual property rights transfer and licensing as well as certain related issues such as data protection, information security and Internet legal matters.

Bashirov and partners lawyers are recognized at Russian market as experts in IP (Intellectual Property) and TMT (Technology, Media and Telecommunications) fields of practice and have an extensive experience in consulting clients from software, hardware and Internet segments of IT-business.

Competence of Bashirov and partners law firm experts may be proved by both confidence of our clients – major players of IT market – and professional community and international rating agencies recognition (e.g., Managing partner of the firm Mikhail Bashirov during its work for International law firm Baker Botts was recommended for TMT practice in Russia by a reputable rating Legal 500). As a basis of our lawyers unique expertise we consider the combination of work experience acquired in prominent national and international law firms as well as at key legal roles in information technologies industry. Such combination helps us to integrate the best practices of global legal business with deep knowledge of IT sector principles and business models. Well established relations with foreign law firms and patent attorneys allow us to manage not only domestic but also international projects.

We are confident that our expertise and experience will be of help to the most complicated tasks and ambitious project of your business.