Ilya Goryachev graduated from Moscow State Linguistic University in 2012 as an international lawyer and joined Gorodissky & Partners in 2013.

He focuses on providing legal support on intellectual property (IP) and general commercial matters, including: trademarks, patents and copyright enforcement; unfair competition; domain disputes; licensing, assignments, franchising and other IP-related transactions; advertising and marketing regulations; launching joint ventures; IP issues in M&A transactions; IP due diligence; personal data protection; and industry-related regulatory affairs, including advising life science companies.

Mr Goryachev is the author of several articles on IP and commercial law matters. He speaks English and French.