About me

Education
Russian University of People Friendship, Moscow
Degree: Master of law
Specialisation: Civil law and arbitration

Study in the Russian-German High Management School under the Academy of Economics under the Russian Federation Government, Moscow. Training in Germany
Specialisation: Management of companies

Study in Germany of Principles of Civil and Trade Law under the support of German Service of Academical Exchanes (DAAD) in the Tubingen University, Germany
Training in Germany by Highcourt in Dusseldorf and law firm Deringer Tessin Herrmann & Sedemund in Cologne

Employment

1997 – 1999
International law firm “Baker & McKenzie”, Moscow. Position: Lawyer
Preparation of mergers and acquisition transactions, representation of clients in courts, legal consultations on Russian civil and labour law

1999-2004
Representative Office of Germany Chamber of Commerce in the Russian Federation, Moscow. Position: lawyer
Consultation of German and Russian companies on questions of company set-up, export and import, migration and employment law, dispute resolution, conclusion of transborder and other transactions.

2004 – at present
Lawyer. Director of own law firm LLC “ESC Consulting” www.esc-consult.ru. Consultation and legal support of creation in Russia of companies with foreign investments, as well as foreign representative office and branches in the cooperation with LLC “Information center for German Economics” and Germany-Russian Chamber of Commerce in the Russian Federation, Moscow.

Partners
My partners are
Avakov Tarasov & Partners, law firm, Moscow, Russia
www.atplaw.com

Graf von Westfallen, law firm, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
www.gvw.com

Clients
Among my clients are Russian and European companies in the sphere of trade, chemistry, car construction, medical industries, etc. During the period of work consulted and registered more than 200 European companies.
Publications

Languages: English, German, French

Author of legal articles and publications under Russian and German law, including:

Export in Germany, Representative office of German Economics in the Russian Federation, Moscow, 2004

Sale-purchase agreement and supply agreement under Russian law in cooperation with International law firm C’M’S Hasche Sigle, Moscow, 2004
Collateral under Russian law, WIRO, Munich, № 8, 2004

Creation of companies in Germany, Collegium, Moscow, Nr. 8, 2005

Share acquisition by foreign investors, Aktioninfo, Moscow, № 11, 2005