Maria Mikheyenkova > Dentons > Moscow, Russia > Lawyer Profile

White Gardens
7 Lesnaya Street
125196 Moscow

Work Department

Counsel, PhD, advocate, Litigation and Dispute Resolution, Arbitration, Compliance practices


Maria is a Counsel in Dentons’ Moscow office. Maria focuses on Russian procedural law, and her professional experience comprises dispute resolution in various areas, including bankruptcy, contractual and corporate law, consumer rights, real estate, and banking.

Maria has significant pre-trial/judicial settlement experience and an extensive practice of litigation, which includes case-processing in various Russian, foreign and international courts as well as criminal defense for different types of offenses. Maria has also represented numerous organizations and individuals before a variety of governmental bodies within different administrative proceedings.

Maria is the author of many legal publications and manuals.


Russian, English, French, Spanish, Italian


Maria is registered as an Attorney with the Moscow Bar Association. She is currently a Member of the Criminal Procedure Chair at the Law Department of Moscow State University.


Moscow State University, 2012, Candidate of Legal Sciences (PhD)

Moscow State University, 2009, Law Degree

Lawyer Rankings

Russia > Dispute resolution: Litigation

Standout matters for Dentons include representing a Romanian insurance company in a dispute over the invalidation of a reinsurance agreement. Roman Zaitsev is the key practitioner in the Moscow office, while St Petersburg-based Mikhail Ivanov has significant court experience representing foreign investors and major Russian companies in commercial litigation. Others to note are Maria Mikheyenkova, Andrey Neznamov and Ilya Kuzmin.