Mikhail is a global transactions group partner and the managing partner of Freshfields’ Moscow office. He heads the firm’s Russian capital markets and finance practice. Mikhail's practice areas include banking, finance, restructuring and insolvency, capital markets, private equity and M&A.
Russian law qualified in 1991; partner since 2005; worked in the London office 1996–2002.
Admitted to the New York State Bar and Law Society of England and Wales; Member of the Moscow Exchange's Primary Markets Committee.
Mikhail speaks Russian, English, German and Italian.