Focuses on commercial, corporate and other civil law disputes, tax disputes, tax advice, contractual work, advising on the matters of foreign exchange regulation, legal assistance in bankruptcy.
Graduated with honours from the Financial Academy under the Government of the Russian Federation.
Attorney, member of the Moscow Bar Association.
Kirill is fluent in English and French.
Kirill is experienced in providing legal assistance and advice to a wide range of domestic and international clients doing business in many different sectors (automotive industry, construction development, metal industry, FMCG, advertising, food and non-food retail, financial services, pharmaceuticals, service industry, oil and gas industry, IT and others) on various tax issues, related to tax regime of inbound investments, as well as current domestic and international business operations. Kirill provided tax support in M&A transactions and in the setting up of joint ventures in Russia.
Kirill has extensive experience of litigating tax cases involving Russian and international companies both at the pre-trial (administrative) and trial stages (in Russian arbitrazh courts) on the matters of collection of corporate profit tax, VAT, corporate property tax, personal income tax and other Russian taxes, including disputes over application of international tax treaties ratified by the Russian Federation. Kirill provides legal advice to private clients on the matters of personal taxation, including tax deductions, tax reliefs, controlled foreign companies (CFC) rules and deoffshorisation (capital amnesty).
Kirill's scope of professional knowledge and experience also includes transaction support and commercial disputes. Kirill has significant experience in litigating corporate disputes and bankruptcy, including disputes challenging decisions of governing bodies of commercial companies, disputes over recovery of damages from officers and controlling persons of such companies.
Kirill has been named a leading tax lawyer in Russia for several years in a row by International Tax Leaders and Tax Controversy Leaders / International Tax Review. In 2018, Kirill was selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Russia 2019 Edition.
Kirill has authored numerous publications and commentaries on various subjects of tax laws for public policy, business and dedicated mass media outlets.