Kesarev is among few highly reputable local boutiques to provide professional and compliant services in CIS region (former USSR) on regulatory, government relations, public policy and issues management. With offices in Astana (Kazakhstan), Kyiv (Ukraine) and Moscow (Russia), Kesarev has been assisting industry associations, global, multinational and national companies of international scale throughout CIS region since 2004. We promote our clients’ case at all governmental levels, address complex issues, minimize risks and ensure business continuity through establishing clear and effective political/regulatory environment and sustainable relationships. Kesarev works closely with "best friends" in other jurisdictions, leading law firms and industry associations to bring our clients trough policy/regulatory issues and disputes of strategic importance and to extend them with our own specialized expertise. Team of 20+ professionals, who have long-term experience in law, public policy, governmental affairs and crisis communications. We are fluent in languages spoken by authorities and essential stakeholders. Kesarev team is more than just lawyers, advocacy and public affairs specialists. We keep track on things and always know far in advance who is who, what is going on and what is planned to be introduced.

Areas of Practice

Government Relations

The Government Relations Practice is the firm's core practice area. Our key effort is to ensure effective client relationships with respective stakeholder in order to:

  • influence policy and decision makers
  • affect regulatory process
  • impact legislation
  • represent clients throughout complex procedures with respective measures

Contact: Evgeniy Roshkov Tel:  +7 495 662 98 59 Email:

Regulatory & Policy Research

The Regulatory Practice has a focus on providing leading expertise by combining experience and top-talent in:

  • in-depth industry regulatory and policy research 
  • legislative strategies and drafting 
  • regulatory impact assessment
  • compliance with international law
  • regulatory & policy monitoring, intelligence and analysis
  • best practices in policy and legislation development

Contact: Evgeniy Roshkov Tel:  +7 495 662 98 59 Email:

Issues Management

The Issues Management Practice focuses guiding through the science of identification, analysis, assessment and execution of complex/narrow regulatory, industry or policy issues by:

  • issues scanning and identification 
  • issues analysis and assessment
  • political risks analysis
  • crisis and litigation communications
  • issue response plan (preparation & execution)

Contact: Yuri Panasik Tel:  +7 495 662 98 59 Email:

Areas of Practice by Industry Sectors

  • agribusiness/food sector
  • FMCG
  • health care/pharmaceutical
  • financial services
  • mining/natural recourses 
  • infrastructure & transportation
  • energy/utility

Areas of Practice by Special Expertise

  • EurAsEC/Customs Union compliance and international trade
  • WTO law
  • trade law and policy
  • customs-tariff and non-tariff regulations (SPS, TBT and etc.)
  • antitrust and competition
  • regulatory impact assessment procedures
  • legislative drafting
  • association management

Global Reach and Know How

Kesarev closely works within a number of strategic partnerships, including:

  • Center for Legislative Support (legislative think-tank)
  • Center for Customs Tariff and Non-Tariff Regulation (trade policy think-tank)
  • Leading FDI-support consultancy (Russia & CIS)
  • a number of leading litigation and crisis communications consultancies
  • a number of law firms, including top European court of justice litigation firm
  • a number of leading independent public affairs consultancies



Main Location

10, Nikolskaya Str., 6-th floor
Moscow, 109012
Phone: 7 495 662 98 59
2 offices in 2 countries

Firm Attorneys

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Evgeny Roshkov Evgeny Roshkov Kesarev Consulting
Practicing in: Regulatory Practice
Practicing in: Regulatory Practice

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    Kesarev Consulting

    Main Location

    10, Nikolskaya Str., 6-th floor
    Moscow, 109012
    Phone: 7 495 662 98 59
    2 offices in 2 countries


    Executive Partner
    Executive Partner
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    Partners: 4
    Of Counsel: 2
    Associates: 4
    International Partners: 1
    International Associates: 8

    Practice Areas

    Competition/Antitrust Law
    Government Practice
    Government Relations Practice
    Regulatory Practice
    Trade Law