Alexander is a banking and finance lawyer based in Moscow. He works in different types of cross-border and domestic finance transactions governed by English and Russian law.
Alexander acts for borrowers and lenders, including multilateral financial institutions, development banks and export credit agencies in connection with bilateral and syndicated loans and has developed a particular expertise in commodity finance, real estate finance, acquisition finance and asset finance. He also has experience in insolvency and work-outs as well as M&A and regulatory matters in the banking sector. His sector experience focuses on energy, metals, mining and real estate, but also covers transport and financial markets.
Legal 500 2015 names Alexander as a leading banking and finance lawyer in Russia. He is ranked in Chambers Global 2015 and is selected by peers for inclusion in Best Lawyers 2015 in Russia in the practice area of banking and finance law. Clients praise his negotiation skills and comment that “he is clearly focused on closing the deal in the most efficient way possible - there is no point-scoring” (Chambers Global 2014).
Alexander was educated at the Moscow State Institute for International Relations. Before joining the practice Alexander spent six years in the Moscow office of a leading international law practice. Previously he worked in our Moscow office as an associate from 2002 to 2005.
This webinar includes a briefing and discussion addressing the status and legal implications of the rapidly evolving situation in Russia and Ukraine..
September 9, 2014
The aim of the workshop is to highlight similarities and differences in the provision of various types of collateral in the respective jurisdictions and to identify .
October 18, 2013
On 6 August 2014 the President of the Russian Federation signed Decree No. 560 “On Application of Certain Special Economic Measures for ensuring the Security of the .
August 11, 2014
Russia is without a doubt, one of the leading countries in oil and gas production..
February 12, 2013
Alexander Tsakoev, Christine Ezcutari and Matthew Hodkin discuss how opportunities in rail, aviation and shipping finance differ in Russia, Paris and London..
July 01, 2013
Best Commodity Trade Finance Law Firm for second year running, best Trade Law Firm in Asia for fourth year running.
June 13, 2012