Graduated from the Moscow State Linguistic University and from the Moscow University of Law.
From 1973 till 1998 worked for the major IP firm (Moscow).
In 1998 joined Gorodissky & Partners, in 2001 he became a partner.
Mr Biriulin counsels clients on Russian and foreign IP legislations, including international IP treaties, conventions, agreements and peculiarities of their implementation in Russia, technology transfer, licensing, copyrights and elaborating efficient strategy of company intangible assets protection. His particular interest covers enforcement and infringement of IP owners’ rights, unfair competition, parallel import and also litigation. Mr Biriulin is a recognised litigation adviser representing a broad range of national and international clients in both patent- and trademark-related cases.
As the head of legal practice Mr Biriulin is in charge of the strategy in the most important and sophisticated cases, he is also a mentor of the firm’s young generation of lawyers.
Mr Biriulin delivers lectures at national and international IP events. He is an author and co-author of quite a number of publications in legal magazines and books on various IP issues mostly relating to comprehensive Russian IP legislation landscape and the practical conclusions.
The International Who’s Who of Patent Lawyers ranks Vladimir Biriulin as one of the leading IP professionals in Russia. In IAM Patent 1000 Vladimir Biriulin is listed among the best lawyers in litigation area in Russia. WTR 1000 listed Vladimir Biriulin among the best trademark lawyers in both enforcement and litigation areas, he is also mentioned as notable specialist in trademark prosecution and strategy in Russia.