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

Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners
121099 MOSCOW
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Kirill Udovichenko is a partner of MZS.

Throughout his career Kirill has developed a remarkable track record in dispute resolution cases dealing primarily with cross-border litigation, arbitration, and bankruptcy.

In recent years Kirill’s work is largely focused on investment arbitration cases in which he acts as counsel and advises clients on Russian law issues arising in relation to investment arbitration proceedings.

Kirill’s recent experience includes advice to:

  •  An investor in an investment dispute with a CIS state (amount in dispute exceeds 200 mln. USD);
  • O1 Group in a complex cross-border dispute between O1 Group companies and Otkritie Bank (the amount in dispute over 35 billion rubles). The dispute involved over 20 litigation, arbitration and bankruptcy proceedings in Russia, England and Cyprus;
  • VEB.RF in connection to a number of proceedings initiated against their Cypriot subsidiaries with an overall amount exceeding 110 million USD;  

Other Kirill’s significant clients are The Boeing Company, Globaltrans PLC, Rose Group, Saratov Airlines.


Joined Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners as associate in 2007 and became firm’s partner in 2015.


English, Russian.


Moscow Bar Association.


Moscow State Institute of International Relations.

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Dispute resolution: arbitration and mediation

Monastyrsky, Zyuba, Stepanov & Partners assists clients with issues relating to arbitration proceedings, expert evidence, and the enforcement of foreign arbitral awards domestically. The team also stands out in the investment treaty arbitration space. Kirill Udovichenko, Yuri Monastyrsky and Dmitry Lovyrev jointly head up the team.