Pavel Seleznev

  • Trademark and Design Attorney

With more than 20 years of experience in intellectual property, Pavel’s practice focuses on trademark prosecution in Russia, with an emphasis on preparing opinions, oppositions, appeals and cancellation actions. Pavel has advised clients from a variety of industries, including automotive, aerospace, pharmaceuticals, fashion and sporting goods.

Prior to joining PETOŠEVIĆ in 2020, Pavel worked as a trademark attorney at leading Russian IP firms and headed IP departments of two leading Russian producers of alcoholic beverages. He also worked as an arbitration assessor for the Moscow District Federal Commercial Court.

Practice Areas


  • Trademark and Design Attorney, Russian Federation, 2000


Native Russian, fluent English, proficient French


  • Moscow State University of Commerce, Moscow, Russia, MSc in International Economics, 1998


  • INTA