Ilyashev & Partners has promoted Head of Moscow Office Vladimir Zakharov to partner.
Zakharov has headed the Moscow Office of Ilyashev & Partners since its establishment in 2015. He is an expert in compliance, restructuring, and M&A. According to the firm, "Zakharov provides legal support and counseling in trade and financial transactions with the participation of European countries, Asia-Pacific region, and the USA, as well as represents clients in Russian courts and before public authorities."
Ilyashev & Partners Managing Partner Mikhail Ilyashev commented, “together with our clients we recognize Vladimir’s high professionalism, his leadership skills, and knowledge of Russian legal realities. His appointment as a partner is a logical reflection of the steady dynamics of our firm’s growth in the Russian market.”
Before joining Ilyashev & Partners, Zakharov worked as a General Counsel at AGC Glass Europe for Russia and Eastern Europe. He also led the BIC Group Legal Department for Russia and the CIS.
Zakharov graduated from the Kemerovo State University in Russia.