Petro Borovyk

Petro Borovyk


Managing Partner, Patent Attorney, Dipl.Ing., Intellectual Property Team


+380 (44) 331-05-31

Biography

Patent Attorney, Court Expert in Intellectual Property accredited by the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine.

Mr. Borovyk started his career in 1980 with the R&D department of company “Arsenal”, one of the leading military industry companies in Ukraine heading the team of engineers, who developed infra-red electro-optic systems in the field of aircraft and space technologies.

In 1993-96 Mr. Borovyk acted as a Director of the LLC “Stalk”, Kyiv, which developed automatic systems and software for food producers.

Mr. Borovyk joined Ukrainian Patent Office in 1996 as Head of Department and Deputy Director of the Patent Examination Department.

In 2001 Mr. Borovyk started practising as patent attorney and founded BOROVYK & PARTNERS.

Qualifications

Engineer Diploma, National Technical University of Ukraine “KPI”, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Master of Science in Intellectual Property, National Technical University Kharkiv, Ukraine.

Expertise

INTA, All-Ukrainian Patent Attorney Association, Member of the Board.

Membership

Developing strategies for protection of the industrial property.

Patent prosecution, patent research.

Languages

English, Russian and Ukrainian.

Alexander Zhikharev

Alexander Zhikharev


Senior Associate, Patent Attorney, Dipl.Ing., Intellectual Property Team


+380 (44) 536-03-05

Biography

Alexander has engineering background and special education in the field of intellectual property. Alexander gained six years of technical, designing and patenting experience in one of the leading Ukrainian heavy industry enterprise. Since 2006 Alexander is practising in the field of intellectual property protection focusing on patents prosecution.

In 2007 Alexander joined “Borovyk & Partners”.

In 2013 Alexander became a registered Patent Attorney.

Qualifications

Master of Science, National Aerospace University “KhAI”, Kharkiv, Ukraine.

Manager in Intellectual Property, National Technical University “KhPI”, Kharkiv, Ukraine.

Expertise

Inventions, utility models, industrial designs. Patent search, licence agreements, cooperation with customs authorities.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English.

Olena Kyrylyuk

Olena Kyrylyuk


Partner, Attorney at Law, Litigation Team


+380 (44) 201-63-10

Biography

Olena began her legal career in 1999 at the Prosecutor’s office of Kyiv Region and in 2006 assumed the position of the senior prosecutor of the department of state prosecution.

In 2008 Olena joined the dispute resolution practice in the Ukrainian law firm; in 2012 was admitted to the partners’ team and appointed as the co-head of the dispute resolution practice.

Mrs. Kyrylyuk joined BOROVYK & PARTNERS in 2016 as Partner and Head of Dispute Resolution Team.

Qualifications

Law Faculty, Yaroslav Mudry National Law Academy of Ukraine, Kharkiv (1999).

Expertise

Commercial and civil law litigation; family and inheritance law.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian.

Bogdan Borovyk

Bogdan Borovyk


Partner, Attorney at Law, Corporate Law Team


+380 (67) 537-04-05

Biography

Bogdan gained his first professional experience as an in-house legal counsel with Kyiv office of Procter&Gamble.

After obtaining masters degree in law in Germany Bogdan has worked for nine years in the Kyiv office of Beiten Burkhardt an international law firm headquartered in Munich, Germany.

In 2013 Bogdan joined BOROVYK & PARTNERS.

Qualifications

Degree in Law, National University of “Kyiv-Mohyla Academy”, Kyiv.

Master of Business Law and Taxation, University of Mannheim, Germany.

Executive MBA, Kyiv-Mohyla Business School.

Expertise

Corporate law, M&A, Intellectual property.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English, German.

Natalia Varankova

Natalia Varankova


Associate


+380 (44) 536-03-05

Biography

Natalia graduated from Minsk Linguistic University in 2001 and continued her study in Germany.

In 2009 Natalia enrolled at the State Institute of Intellectual Property and joined BOROVYK & PARTNERS.

Natalia is responsible for communication with Ukrainian and foreign patent offices as well as WIPO during the international trademark registration either directly or under the Madrid System and during the patents prosecution under the PCT.

Qualifications

Master in German Philology, Minsk State Linguistic University, Minsk, Republic of Belarus.

Master in German Philology, University of Mannheim, Mannheim, Germany.

Master of Intellectual Property, State Institute of Intellectual Property, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Expertise

International trademark registration, patents prosecution under PCT.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English, German.

Myroslava Slobodianiuk

Myroslava Slobodianiuk


Patent Associate


+380 (44) 536-03-05

Biography

After graduating with Masters Degree in Geochemistry and Mineralogy in 2013 Myroslava joined BOROVYK & PARTNERS.

Qualifications

Master of Science in Geochemistry and Mineralogy, Taras Shevchenko National University, Kyiv.
Master of Intellectual Property, Institute of Intellectual Property of the National University “Odessa Law Academy” in Kyiv.

Expertise

Inventions, utility models, industrial designs. Patent search.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English.

Taras Vishnevsky

Taras Vishnevsky


Patent Associate, Dipl.-Ing.


+380 (44) 536-03-05

Biography

Prior to join BOROVYK & PARTNERS in 2017, Taras worked for 5 years as a senior patent consultant in the Ukrainian patent company. He also worked as an engineer in the department of energy of the Public Company “Plant “Leninska Kuznya” designing 2- and 3- dimensional manufacturing units, circuits, etc.
Taras holds a Master of Science degree in electrical engineering. He is also the author of several articles published in the Ukrainian magazines and the owner of several Ukrainian patents related to synchronous machines.

Qualifications

Master of Science with Honours, The National Technical University of Ukraine “Igor Sikorsky Kyiv Polytechnic Institute”, Department of Electric Power Engineering and Automatics.

Expertise

Inventions, utility models and industrial designs.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English.

Svitlana Krysiuk

Svitlana Krysiuk


Associate, Trademark Prosecution Team


+380 (44) 536-03-05

Biography

After graduated Master’s degree in Intellectual Property in 2007, Svitlana joined the ‘BOROVYK AND PARTNERS’.
Svitlana provides counseling of the protection of the intellectual property right, conducting information searches, preparing, filing and office management on applications and protection documents for trademarks, appellations of origin and geographical indications, preparing licensing agreements.

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in Management, ‘KRОK’ University, Kyiv, Ukraine.
Master’s degree in Intellectual Property, ‘KRОK’ University, Kyiv, Ukraine.
Master’s degree in Law, ‘KRОK’ University, Kyiv, Ukraine.

Expertise

Trademarks, geographical indications, copyright, license agreements.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English.

Sergii Lastovetskyi

Sergii Lastovetskyi


Associate, Litigation Team


+380 (44) 201-63-10

Biography

Sergey began his legal career in 2007 as assistant counselor of the People’s Deputy of Ukraine. In 2009, Sergey joined Legal Practice of the All-Ukrainian Law Company, and since 2010, Sergey has joined the legal practice on the collection of overdue and “problem” debts of the law firm “KPD Most” as a legal adviser. In 2013, Sergey joined the practice of resolving disputes of the law firm “KPD Consulting”, where he gained considerable experience in civil and economic procedural law. From 2016 Mr. Lastovetskyi works in the company “Borovyk and Partners”.

Qualifications

Master of International Law, Kyiv International University.

Expertise

Commercial and civil law litigation.

Languages

Ukrainian, Russian, English.