Andrey is a leading expert in the field of arbitration in Russia, with vast experience in international disputes. For 10+ years in private practice, Andrey has specialised in complex commercial and corporate disputes in Russia and abroad – representing clients in domestic litigation and arbitration and international arbitration – and also advised in connection with disputes in foreign jurisdictions.
Since 2016, he has headed the Russian Arbitration Centre (RAC) at the Russian Institute of Modern Arbitration. Under Andrey’s leadership, the RAC has developed one of the best sets of arbitration rules in the world, attracted 350+ of the best Russian and foreign arbitrators, opened three regional offices, and gained a reputation as a professional arbitration institution, both in Russia and internationally.
Andrey is also actively involved in lawmaking. From 2013 to 2015, he was a member of the working group on the development of new Russian legislation on arbitration. He is a member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (MCIArb).