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

Infralex
'CAPITAL CITY TOWER', NORTHERN BLOCK, 5TH FLOOR
8, BLOCK 1, PRESNENSKAYA NABEREZHNAYA
MOSCOW
Russia

Work Department

Alexey specializes in Infrastructure and Transport, Taxes and Fees legislation, Public-Private Partnership

Position

Partner

Career

Alexey has participated on numerous occasions as a representative of the party in proceedings in the Russian Constitutional Court in cases on the constitutionality of the various branches of legislation. He participated as an expert advisor in the development of a series of draft bills regarding legislation of taxes and duties,  including the development of the General Tax Code of the Russian Federation. Since 2014, Alexey is partner at Infralex. Currently the main focus of competence is in the field of implementation of major transportation and infrastructure projects in Russia.

Languages

Russian, English, German

Memberships

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.

Education

Alexey graduated from the law department of Lomonosov Moscow State University in 1996, with a 1995 internship in the law faculty of University of Regensburg (Germany), focusing on private international law.

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.