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Alexander Ermolenko

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FBK Legal


Partner, PhD in Law


Alexander Ermolenko manages M&A projects and also advises major Russian and foreign companies on corporate law and provides support on corporate governance projects. He also provides legal support on projects to restructure assets in the Russian Federation.
In addition, Alexander represents companies in dispute resolution proceedings, including debt collection disputes, shareholder conflicts, and disputes with government agencies.
Currently he is an Associate Professor at the Moscow State Academy of Law and has over 15 years' teaching experience.


Russian, English


  • Member of International Bar Association (IBA), 
  • Member of the Management Board of Russia-China Law Society,
  • Expert Board of Transneft JSC


2004 Moscow State Academy of Law, PhD
2000 Moscow State Academy of Law (summa cum laude)
2004 Fundamentals of Bankruptcy in Sweden (as part of the TACIS Insolvency II project)



Within: Competition

FBK Legal’s team provides ‘strong and well-crafted legal opinions’. The ‘bright and talentedSergey Ermolenko heads the practice and Alexander Ermolenko is ‘a master practitioner’.

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Energy and natural resources

Within: Energy and natural resources

At FBK Legal, practice head Nadezhda Orlova was part of a team advising Gazprombank on a major due diligence exercise of several industrial complexes specialising in coal extraction. Galina Akchurina and Alexander Ermolenko are also noted.

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Intellectual property

Within: Intellectual property

Alexander Ermolenko heads the department at FBK Legal, which recently advised Sport Broadcasting on transferring broadcasting rights of the 2016 Olympic Games to Gazprom-Media. Other clients include Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts and Sberbank.

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Russia: Dispute resolution


Within: Litigation

FBK Legal’s ‘true experts’ have ‘a very diverse range of skills’ and ‘an excellent knowledge of law and strategy’. Practice head Nadezhda Orlova and ‘competent leaderAlexander Ermolenko are the key figures. Cathay Pacific is a client.

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