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Galina Akchurina

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FBK Legal

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Tax litigation practice


Partner, Head of Tax litigation practice


Galina Akchurina leads FBK Legal's Tax litigation practice and is one of the best tax lawyers in Russia. In the years she has been working at the FBK Group, the total of successfully disputed tax claims and tax returned to companies exceeded $1.5 billion.
Galina is recommended by such international ratings as The Legal 500 EMEA, Chambers Europe, Best Lawyers, World Tax & World Transfer Pricing, Tax Controversy Leaders.
Ms. Akchurina has considerable experience in teaching and lecturing special courses and seminars, in particular at institutions such as the Moscow State Academy of Law, the Higher School of Economics, the Academy of National Economy under the Government of the Russian Federation, the Russian Presidential Academy of National Economy and Public Service.


Russian, English


2000 Moscow State Academy of Law (summa cum laude)
2002 Special course read by Christopher Osakwe on Comparative Law, National Research University Higher School of Economics (Moscow)
1999 Qualification as Accountant, Plekhanov Russian University of Economics (Moscow)



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FBK Legal provides ‘thoroughly comprehensive advice accompanied by very practical recommendations’, and the team is ‘able to quickly achieve successful results without ancillary litigation costs’. Nadezhda Orlova is recommended along with Galina Akchurina, ‘an amazingly erudite and gifted lawyer’ who is ‘quick to understand the client’s requirements and offer prompt solutions’. Key areas of expertise include tax planning, structuring, due diligence and tax-related litigation.

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