Elena specialises in commercial disputes, international arbitration, IP protection, anti-trust disputes, disputes over realty, unfair competition, insolvency and bankruptcy.  

Elena Trusova has accumulated vast experience in handling commercial disputes in arbitration courts, courts of general jurisdiction and international commercial arbitrations (ICAC, SCC, LCIA).

Elena has contributed to a successful outcome of a number of litigations and major advisory projects pertaining to protection of copyright, trade marks and corporate names.

Elena has represented her clients in the Rospatent Chamber for Patent Disputes and the Federal Anti-monopoly Service, including on cases of unfair competition and illegal use of intellectual property.

Elena advises clients on conclusion and enforcement of licence agreements, registrability of trade marks and ensuring copyright protection.

Elena has represented and advised major manufacturers of cosmetics, construction materials and medical products, motor and food companies and retail chains. Read more information about Elena's experience.

Elena is an Attorney at Law, a member of the Moscow Region Chamber of Attorneys since 2002 and a Patent Attorney of the Russian Federation.

For several years running The European Legal 500, Chambers & Partners have highly recommended the team led by Elena Trusova as one of the strongest in Russia and Elena is named recommended individual in her practice areas: "Department head Elena Trusova is well known for trade mark protection and litigation work and has practical experience of handling high-profile cases." (Chambers Europe 2017); "Department head Elena Trusova receives enthusiastic feedback from clients: "She is an inexhaustible generator of ideas, very good strategist and tactician. If Elena takes something on, then you can be sure that absolutely everything that could be done in the situation is being done." (Chambers Global 2016). Elena was also selected by peers for inclusion to The Best Lawyers in Russia in the fields of Litigation, International Arbitration, Arbitration & Mediation, according to Best Lawyers in Russia 2012 – 2019 Editions.

The Intellectual Property Practice, headed by Elena, is ranked in Tier 1 by the Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - 2017.

Elena is a partner within our Moscow office.