• Alexey A. Popov Managing partner, lawyer, member of the Board of Partners, Head of "Litigation and Arbitration, Bankruptcy, interaction with public authorities"

    Alexey Popov has 20 years of experience in legal practice in corporate, tax, banking law, real estate and construction, maintenance of crisis management procedures and insolvency (bankruptcy), as well as the criminal law protection of clients in these areas of economic relations. The scope of activities also include foreign investment protection, circulation of securities, protection of intellectual property rights in the information environment (Internet, media), questions of publishing and copyright.

    Before joining the Board, “Tarlo and Partners” Alexey Popov headed the legal department of a commercial bank in Moscow.

  • Levon L. Grigorian Lawyer, member of the Board of Partners, head of

    Levon Grigorian is a partner with the Firm. His practice is primarily focused on various aspects of foreign investments in joint ventures, natural resources, telecommunications and other international projects, with an emphasis on Russia, Kazakhstan and other countries of the former Soviet Union.

    Mr. Grigorian has served as counsel to large domestic and foreign public and private corporations and governments, working extensively on a number of major international oil and gas, mining, corporate, privatization and other commercial and nonprofit projects. He also has acted as counsel to various parties and as an expert witness in several substantial international arbitral and judicial proceedings.

    Mr. Grigorian has participated in the drafting of several laws and regulations in Russia and other jurisdictions. He has authored a number of articles and presentations concerning international legal and business matters in Russia and the United States.

    Prior to joining Tarlo & Partners, Mr. Grigorian practiced law for over 15 years in the United States at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, King & Spalding LLP and Mayer Brown LLP.

  • Vitaliy S. Korystov Lawyer, member of the Board of Partners, head of

    Vitaliy Korystov focuses on corporate, land, intellectual property and defamation matters. He represents and advises clients in both transactions and disputes before courts and administrative agencies in Russia.

    Prior to joining Tarlo and Partners, Mr. Korystov worked for another Moscow-based law firm.

  • Konstantin A. Lazarev A lawyer, criminal law

    Has more than 10 years of practical experience in the field of criminal procedural legislation and more than 15 years of legal experience. He focuses on criminal cases of economic orientation, malfeasances and commercial disputes. Prior to joining Tarlo and Partners, Mr Lazarev worked as an investigator for particularly important cases of the Prosecutor General’s office in the far Eastern Federal district. Mr Lazarev led investigative teams for the investigation of criminal cases against the highest officials of Russian Federation constituent entities.

    Prior legal practice Mr Lazarev had experience as a chief accountant.

    The State Duma Deputy of the Federal Assembly of Russian Federation VI convocation.