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

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

Position

Partner

Career

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

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

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

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Tax

Clients prize Infralex’s expertise in digital sector taxation, as well as its ‘outstanding ability to structure a real estate transaction in the most tax-efficient manner’. Other core fields of focus for the practice include disputes involving tax authorities, international taxation and tax monitoring. The department is led by Ivan Shienok and also includes key team members Alexey Popov and Maxim Rovinskiy.

Russia > PPP and infrastructure projects

The team at Infralex is able to provide ‘non-typical solutions for complex tasks‘, including advising on projects with a nexus to transport infrastructure and assisting with PPP work in the IT, education and natural resources sectors. The practice is headed by Dmitry Ivanov, with support from Maxim Chernigovsky and Alexey Popov. The firm is increasingly involved with international projects, particularly those involving investments in the Eurasian Economic Union and China.