Ekaterina Smirnova > Ivanyan and Partners > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Ivanyan and Partners
KADASHEVSKAYA NAB., 14, BLDG 3.
119017 MOSCOW
Russia

Work Department

Position

Ekaterina specialises in issues concerning the violation of Russian antimonopoly legislation and public procurement questions. Over 11 years of providing legal consulting, she has represented the interests of the largest companies in cases of anticompetitive agreements (including agreements with public bodies), developed procurement policy for companies partially owned by the state, and represented clients’ interests before the Russian Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) and in court disputes with public authorities.

Career

Prior to joining Ivanyan and Partners, Ekaterina was a partner with a large Russian law firm.

Languages

Russian and English

Memberships

Member of Russian Antimonopoly Experts Association

Arbitrator at the Russian Arbitration Center at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration
Member of the Moscow Bar Association

Education

2019: Postgraduate diploma in EU Competition Law from King’s College London, UK

2016: EU Competition Law Summer School at University of Cambridge, UK 

2016: Course on European Public Procurement law at Academy of European Law (ERA), Germany

2008: Professional legal translator degree with honours from Ural State Law University, Russia

2008: Degree in law with honours from Ural State Law University, Russia