Andrey Tuzov > Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners
21, 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Str.
125047 MOSCOW
Russia
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Work Department

White Collar Crime

Position

Counsel

Career

Andrey Tuzov specializes in fraud, embezzlement, misappropriation, abuse of power in the private and public sectors, restriction of competition, environmental crimes, as well as in crimes against government services and state and municipal authorities. He has experience representing and defending clients in legal proceedings at various stages, from the initiation of a criminal case to court hearings, including investigative actions. He also has experience examining transactions to identify possible legal risks and preparing related recommendations. Andrey’s field of expertise includes representing and defending victims and witnesses in criminal cases and representing clients in civil matters associated with prosecution.

Languages

Russian, English, Czech

Memberships

Andrey is a member of the Working Group of St Petersburg Authorities and Business Community Representatives for Joint Efforts to Fight against Corruption with the St. Petersburg Business Ombudsman. He is also a member of the Center for Criminal Law Policy and Enforcement of Judicial Acts at the expert chamber of the All-Russian Public Organization “Business Russia”, as well as the Educational Commission at the St. Petersburg State University Faculty of Law.

Education

Graduated from Krasnoyarsk State University and St. Petersburg State University with a degree in criminal procedure.

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > White-collar crime

The offering at Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has greatly increased in strength since the recent arrival of well-regarded practitioner Konstantin Tretyakov, along with a team consisting of senior associate Konstantin Elfimov and associate Maria Kilesso, from Dentons. Tretyakov’s ‘expertise in criminal law is outstanding‘, and he is singled out for his ‘ability to find solutions in uneasy circumstances‘. Other key contacts in Moscow include practice head Viсtoria Burkovskaya and counsel Andrey Bastrakov. In St Petersburg, senior associate Andrey Tuzov is the key figure. The firm is known for ‘defending the interests of clients in any complicated and non-standard situations‘, at all stages of the criminal litigation process.