Freshfields' global regulatory practice Counsel, Alexander Viktorov, heads the Russian antitrust team. His practice focuses on providing Russian competition law support to multinational and Russian clients on domestic and cross-border M&A and JV transactions, including obtaining regulatory clearance from the Russian antitrust authority and the government commission in charge of foreign investment in ‘strategic’ assets. Alexander has developed a significant track record in pricing policy, dominance, dawn raids and representing clients in FAS administrative proceedings.
Russian law qualified in 1997 (MSU); LL.M. (NYU School of Law, 1998).
Alexander speaks Russian and English.