Alexander Zharskiy leads the firm's corporate, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions and private equity work. He has extensive experience in in-bound and cross-border transaction in a variety of sectors: pharma, TMT, energy and power, real estate, consumer markets, pharmaceuticals and general industry.
Alexander joined ALRUD in 2004 and has been a partner since 2007.
He is constantly recommended as a leading legal advisor on corporate and M&A matters. Clients praise Alexander for his professionalism, business focus and the ability to defend clients' best interests in complex matters. Alexander is an Officer of the IBA “Corporate and M&A Law” committee, he regularly speaks on corporate /M&A topics at Russian and international conferences. He holds a J.D. degree as well as an LLM degree from University of Manchester.
«He’s the go-to partner for us, he’s a very competent lawyer in both English and Russian law. He’s quite good at teamworking, which was an important part of this task. It’s not enough to have the technical knowledge, you need to be able to see the commercial picture of the negotiations and to weigh the client’s interests against the risks, and he’s one of the best at this» Chambers Europe