Mr Alexey Popov QC > Infralex > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile


Work Department

Generla management. Supervises Infrastructure.Transport.PPP, Tax, Real Estate, Land and Construction practices.




Alexey has 25 years lawyer’s experience.

Represented the interests of large Russian companies, including in court proceedings in the Constitutional court of Russian Federation on cases of compliance with the Constitution of the norms of various branches of legislation. 

As an expert, he participated in the development of a number of draft laws, including the General part of the Tax code.

He was awarded the medal of the Russian Federal Bar Association “For merits on protection odf rights and freedoms of citizens”.

Since 2007 he has been an adviser to the President of the Russian Federal Bar Association Member of the editorial Board of the specialized publication “Sports law: scientific and practical journal”. Author of a number of publications in Russian and foreign legal journals on taxation. 

Recommended by the Best Lawyers rating in the categories “Arbitration and mediation”, “Dispute Resolution”and” Criminal defense”.

Recommended by European Legal Experts EMEA and Chambers Europe as an expert on tax law.

Alexey Popov professional experience and contacts


Russian, English, German


In July of 1998 Alexey was admitted to the bar in Russia. In 2003, he was awarded a medal from the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of Russia for “Service in the defense of the rights and liberties of the citizenry.” Since 2007, he has been a presidential advisor of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation. In 2014 he was Included in the composition of the Expert Committee of the Public-Private Partnership’s Development Center. In 2015 Alexey became a member of the Working Group of the Expert Council under the Government of the Russian Federation on the public road network development.


Faculty of Law, Lomonosov Moscow State University, faculty of law of the University of Regensburg (Germany)

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Tax

Infralex’s tax department works closely with the firm’s competition, corporate and dispute resolution teams, and is adept at handling contentious and non-contentious matters encompassing tax structuring work, corporate taxation, audits and disputes with the tax authorities. Recent work highlights demonstrate the breadth of the team’s expertise in the oil and gas, real estate, financial services, airspace and defence, and education sectors. Ivan Shienok heads up the department, which fields Alexey Popov and Maxim Rovinskiy as key figures.

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

Infralex has notable capabilities in corporate and commercial litigation, which is an area of specialism for practice head Yulia Karpova. Artem Kukin is a key contact for bankruptcy-related contentious matters, while Alexey Popov focuses on property litigation. The team’s varied client portfolio includes high-profile Russian companies, leading banks, and federal and regional governmental bodies.