Ekaterina Pilieva

Ekaterina is a Paralegal at BomhardIP. She assists with various trade mark and design related matters, including all kinds of proceedings before the EUIPO and worldwide portfolio management, as well as trade mark clearance.

She studied at Moscow State Pedagogical University where she began her career as a teacher. After moving to Spain, she decided to try something new – and the IP world attracted her attention.

Before joining BomhardIP, Ekaterina already gained experience especially in international trade mark protection and IP maintenance at another Alicante-based IP firm.

Apart from her native Russian, Ekaterina is fluent in English and Spanish.

In her spare time, she enjoys going to the gym, travelling with her family, and cooking.


2022 – Expert Course on Distinctive Signs, Industrial Design and Personal Trademark, PONS Business School, Spain

2021 – Advanced Course on Trademarks, Industrial Designs and Geographical Indications, WIPO

2003 – 2008: Degree in linguistics and teaching of foreign languages and cultures, Moscow State Pedagogical University, Russia

Work Experience

Since October 2023: Paralegal, BomhardIP

2019 – 2023: Intellectual Property Consultant at Padima, Alicante

2007 – 2015: Various Governmental companies, Moscow, Russia