Sergey Medvedev joined Gorodissky & Partners in 2007 and was promoted to partner at the firm in 2019, and he became a heal of legal department in 2021. He is a lead lawyer and advises clients on various matters related to legal protection, ownership, acquisition, exploitation, licensing, securitisation, litigation and enforcement of IP and IT rights, including trademarks, in Russia and the Commonwealth of Independent States. He litigates and actively enforces IP/IT rights in Russia. He combats unlawful and unauthorised use of IP/IT and illegal content on the internet, represses unfair competition and false advertising, tackles parallel imports and grey-market goods, and fights counterfeiting and piracy. Sergey represents the interests of his clients in court and with law enforcement agencies.