Olga Pastukhova

Olga Pastukhova
Senior Associate
Chief Patent Specialist
Trademark & Patent Attorney



Adilet Higher Law School, Almaty, Kazakhstan, lawyer, 2003

Central Institute of Improvement of Professional Skills of Executives in the Field of Patent Work in Patent Branch (now the Russian Academy of Intellectual Property), Moscow, 1990

Almaty Power Institute, Almaty, Kazakhstan, heat power engineer, 1977

Olga Pastukhova is an associate and has been a registered patent attorney of Kazakhstan since 1993. For more than 30 years Olga works in the field of registration, use and protection of intellectual property items. Her major specialization is patenting inventions, utility models, industrial designs, selective achievements, and registration of trademarks, names of places, appellations of origin, court and patent disputes, all kinds of patent research and technology transfers, advising and inventory of intellectual property items.

Practices & Industries
  • Industrial property preparing and filing applications for registration of inventions, utility models, industrial designs; selective achievements, patent researches, drafting patent specifications and claims.
Previous Experience

Patent Attorney, McGuireWoods Kazakhstan LLP, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 2008–2010

  • Patent specialist in registration of inventions, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks, patent researches; licensing and advisory activities, OJSC M. Tynyshpaev Academy of Transport and Communications, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 2005-2008
  • Patent attorney specializing in registration of inventions, utility models, industrial designs, trademarks, appellation of origin, international patenting; administrative litigation, patent firm «Arkos Agency », Almaty, Kazakhstan, 1997-2005
  • Chief bibliographer, head of department, director of NPF (National Patent Fund): inventions, trademarks, patent research; bibliographic and advisory activities; Patent Fund of the National Science and Research Library, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 1992-1997
  • Head of a section of the engineering department: inventions, trademarks, innovations, patent research; SoyuzGiproSovkhozVodStroi Design Institute for Irrigation of State Farms and Production Works of Water Supply Organizations, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 1990-1992
  • Engineer–designer, patent specialist of 1st category (inventions, innovations, patent research); Planning and Design Office, RemStroiTekhnika Industrial Association, Almaty, Kazakhstan, 1983-1990.
  • Certificate of honor of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the excellent cooperation, 2012
  • Medal of the Committee of Intellectual Property Rights of the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan for the cooperation in the field of IP
Speaking Engagements
  • IV (XIX) Annual Research to Practice Conference of Trans-regional Social Organization of Promotion of Patent Attorneys Activity, Moscow, Russian Federation, 2013
  • Seminars for private companies concerning protection of industrial designs (2011, 2012)
  • Association of the Patent Attorneys of the Republic of Kazakhstan since 1999
  • Union of Patent Attorneys, Republican Public Association
  • Licensing Executives Society of Russia (LES RUSSIA)
  • Almaty Public Institute of Patenting, Patent Attorney; 1984
  • Almaty Public Institute for Patenting, Patent Specialist of All-Union Society of Inventors and Innovators, Methodological Principles of Engineering Creativity, 1989
  • Registered Trademark & Patent Attorney of the Republic of Kazakhstan, registration No.18
  • English
  • Russian