Firm Profile > Ilyashev & Partners > Moscow, Russia

Ilyashev & Partners
12 Presnenskaya Embankment, Moscow,
123112, Moscow City, Federation Tower East
71st floor, office 7101

Restructuring and insolvency Tier 4

Ilyashev & Partners’ team utilises its ‘excellent expertise’ in insolvency litigation, acting for both creditors and debtors. Led by recently promoted counsel Dmitry Konstantinov, the department prides itself on its representation of Ukrainian clients in Russia; in this regard, it benefits from the firm’s strong presence in Ukraine. Alongside its litigation strength, the practice is increasingly being instructed on restructuring matters, securing multiple successes in relation to the settlement of debt obligations.

Practice head(s):

Dmitry Konstantinov

Other key lawyers:

Vladimir Zakharov


‘Excellent expertise.’

Key clients

BTA Bank


Alfa Bank (Ukraine)

Zhejiang YAT Electrical Appliance Co.


Port of Vitino

SE Antonov


Erba Lachema

Firm Overview:

Founded in 1997, Ilyashev & Partners is one of authoritative international law firms in CEE region. We have achieved this by employing the leading experts in various law practice areas, innovative thinking and strict compliance to ethical standards in relationships with the clients.

The firm employs 57 highly professional lawyers working at offices in Moscow, Simferopol, Kiev, Kharkov, Dnipro, Odessa and Tallinn. Many of our lawyers have extensive experience of 10 to 20 years. Today we represent interests of the leading companies in the CIS, EU and the USA.

Dispute Resolution:

Dispute resolution is a key practice area at Ilyashev & Partners. The firm clients in courts of all levels from local courts to the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation and international arbitrations. Furthermore, Ilyashev & Partners is ready not to stop at just obtaining a judgment, but also to ensure its enforcement.

Insolvency and Financial Restructuring:

In times of economic downturn insolvency law is crucial for both debtors and creditors. Our insolvency team is providing clients with full range of counselling services in the field as well as successfully represent them in the high-profile insolvency court cases. We are also able to establish a financial restructuring plan for our clients and further successfully implement it.

Corporate and M&A:

Ilyashev & Partners has extensive experience in corporate law. The firm has assisted many foreign companies in launching large-scale corporate projects. The firm’s knowledge and experience guarantee that the clients are provided with top-notch services on a full range of corporate law issues.

Criminal Defence:

Ilyashev & Partners’ team provides the highest-quality services and secures legal defence on a full range of criminal law matters. Our lawyers have obtained vast experience acting on behalf of individuals being under criminal investigations or accused of business crimes. The firm provides legal advice regarding regulatory offenses, fraud, money laundering cases etc.


The firm has been successful in numerous litigations with the tax authorities. The firm understands countless nuances of tax legislation and has increased its clients’ cash flow due to reduction of their tax and related payments.

Intellectual Property:

Nowadays patents, copyrights and trademarks often play more significant role in business and cost more than physical assets. Ilyashev & Partners understands the importance of intellectual property protection for business. IP protection is one of the main practice areas of the firm.

Real Estate & Environment:

Ilyashev & Partners offers advice to companies in various industries in the sphere of environmental law on issues ranging from questions of land use to extraction of natural resources etc., as well as issues related to property rights and real estate.

International Trade & Customs:

Ilyashev & Partners Law Firm renders full scope of legal services in the sphere of international trade law to increase the cost of the client’s business and minimize the risks in the process of conducting foreign economic activities. Key areas – trade protection, WTO and anti-dumping laws, plans of applying regional preferential arrangements, customs law, settlement of disputes, customs law, rules of origin.

International Work:

The firm represents its clients worldwide by working closely with many leading international law firms abroad. The firm’s regular involvement in high profile international transactions has created many personal contacts over the years and contributed to excellent working relationships with major law firms all over the world.


An irreproachable reputation, highly professional approach and international standards of service win over many companies which become loyal clients of Ilyashev & Partners. The firm’s client portfolio ranges from international corporations to local businesses and wealthy individuals.     

Department Name Email Telephone
Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution Vladimir Zakharov +7 495 133 39 19
Criminal Defence Vladimir Timoshin +7 495 133 39 19
Insolvency and Fonancial Restructuring Dmitry Konstantinov +7 495 133 39 19
Litigation and Arbitration Maksimilian Grishin +7 495 133 39 19
Tax Ruslan Mannapov +7 495 133 39 19
Photo Name Position Profile
Mr Maksimilian Grishin  photo Mr Maksimilian Grishin Lawyer
Mr Dmitry Konstantinov  photo Mr Dmitry Konstantinov Counsel, Head of Insolvency and Financial Restructuring in Russia
Mr Ruslan Mannapov  photo Mr Ruslan Mannapov Lawyer
Mr Vladimir Zakharov  photo Mr Vladimir Zakharov Partner, Head of Moscow Office
Number of lawyers : 57
at this office : 10
Contacts : Mikhail Ilyashev (managing partner)
Contacts : Roman Marchenko (senior partner)
Contacts : Vladimir Zakharov (partner, head of Moscow office)
Other offices : Dnipro
Other offices : Kharkov
Other offices : Kiev
Other offices : Odessa
Other offices : Simferopol
Other offices : Tallinn

CLIENT: Chairman of the Board
COMPANY/FIRM: The largest European manufacturer of flexible packaging materials
TESTIMONIAL: The quality of the legal expertise is beyond compare. More importantly, Firm’s advice over the years has proved to be sound.

COMPANY/FIRM: The leading of professional equipment and tooling market of Ukraine
TESTIMONIAL: The professional team rendered the full range of services that allowed us to resolve the issue of having the insurance amount settled without recourse to court proceedings. We are grateful to Mikhail Ilyashev and his team for successful settlement.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department
COMPANY/FIRM: The biggest manufacturer of nitrogen fertilizers in Ukraine
TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners acts like a business partner. Firm’s management thinks outside the box, it’s a rare quality for Ukrainian market.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department
COMPANY/FIRM: Ukrainian state-owned aircraft manufacturing company
TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners are great technicians as it relates to the law. The firm has outstandingly dedicated and very knowledgeable team.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department
COMPANY/FIRM: One of the largest banks of Kazakhstan
TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners is a big law firm with lots of resources and very service-oriented stuff. They are our first choice when seeking reliable legal advice.

CLIENT: Chairman of the Board
COMPANY/FIRM: The principal maritime operator of Ukraine
TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners has the strongest dispute resolution team of lawyers in the country. We engaged them for high-value international disputes and arbitrations.

CLIENT: Head of Legal Department
COMPANY/FIRM: The biggest Eastern European titanium dioxide producer
TESTIMONIAL: Ilyashev & Partners has excellent knowledge of our market and a very professional output, which allows them to handle extremely challenging and complex issues with impressive accuracy and expertise.