Mr Alexander Zyuba > Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners
121099 MOSCOW
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Alexander’s principal areas of specialization include dispute resolutions, white-collar crime, private clients, M&A, general corporate services. Among his clients are EBRD, Gazprom, Transneft, Rostelecom, Rosseti, Microsoft, Norilsk Nickel, Prodimex, SIA International, Tele2, A1, UralVagonZavod, Yokohama.


Alexander is the firm’s partner since 2000. Prior to joining MZS Alexander worked as an in-house counsel for the CIS and the Baltic States operations of Tetra Laval and at Patterson, Belknap, Webb & Tyler and at Mannheimer Swartling, where he advised on investment, mergers and acquisitions, bankruptcy, and privatization.


English, Russian.


Moscow Bar Accosiation.


Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > White-collar crime

Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners utilises its traditional litigation strength to handle criminal proceedings arising out of tax evasion, embezzlement and other corporate crimes. The team is also adept at acting on cross-border issues. Alexander Zyuba, Dmitry Lovyrev and Anton Aleksandrov jointly head up the white-collar crime practice, which acts for corporate clients and senior executives.

Russia > Private client

Specialising in handling personal corporate transactions, Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners often advises private investors on complex joint ventures and investments in real estate and IT start-ups, as well as in other sectors. Mikhail Motrich and Alexander Zyuba are the key figures.

Russia > Commercial, corporate and M&a: Moscow

Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners is instructed by clients on M&A transactions and corporate restructuring matters. The team’s work covers a wide array of issues, with particular emphasis on complex due diligence projects and drafting and negotiating corporate documentation. Practice co-heads Mikhail Motrich and Alexander Zyuba are the key contacts.