"Andrey is a pillar of the Russian arbitration community and a highly knowledgeable lawyer in all arbitration matters"
"Andrey is one of the most recommended - he is very active and has excellent experience in arbitration"
"He is always on the shortlist for Russia-related arbitrations"
"He is very talented and able when explaining Russian law concepts to common law tribunals"
"A great legal talent"
Andrey joined the firm’s Moscow office in December 2019, having worked previously in leading local and international firms in Moscow for over 12 years. He has represented his clients before Russian and foreign courts, and before international arbitral tribunals in commercial, construction, joint venture, M&A, financial and investment disputes.
Andrey acted as the lead and junior counsel in numerous arbitration cases governed by laws of Russia, England, France, the Netherlands, Germany, Cyprus, Switzerland and Sweden. He is an experienced advocate, and has conducted cross-examinations of fact and expert witnesses (both in Russian and English languages) before common law, civil law and mixed tribunals acting under the ICC, SCC, LCIA, SIAC, and ICAC Rules. In addition, Andrey sits as an arbitrator in domestic and international cases under various sets of rules, including the ICC.
He is also experienced in arbitration-related litigation in Russia and abroad, including set-aside and enforcement proceedings, disputes relating to enforceability of arbitration clauses and interim measures. Besides, Andrey has represented clients in many high profile commercial and corporate disputes at the Russian courts of all levels, with some of his cases becoming precedents cited in the information letters of the Presidium of the Supreme Arbitration Court of the Russian Federation.
Andrey was one of the drafters of the Prague Rules on the Efficient Conduct of Proceedings in International Arbitration, and a member of the IBA Rules on the Taking of Evidence 2020 Review Task Force. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators, the councillor of the LCIA European Users’ Council, and the member of the VIAC International Advisory Board.