Mikhail A. Bazhinov
Mikhail A.Bazhinov is the chief of “Bazhinov and Partners” Law Firm, vice president of the Federal Union of Lawyers of Russia.
In 1991 he graduated from Law Faculty of Lomonosov Moscow State University.
Has a PhD degree in political science; in 2004 defended a Phd thesis at the dissertation council of Lomonosov Moscow State University on the subject “Local government as a factor of civil society formation”.
Since August, 1991 – an attorney of legal advise office of Sverdlovsk region, since 1997 – the chief of “Bazhinov and Partners” Law Firm of the Bar Association of Belgorod region.
A deputy of Belgorod City Council of the 2nd, 3d, 4th and 5th session.
Since 2000 till present he is the chairman of standing commission on legality and human rights of Belgorod City Council, a member of interdepartmental commission for fighting corruption in local government of Belgorod administration.
As a chief of legal department he repeatedly took part in election of deputies of the State Duma of the Russian Federation and governors of Belgorod and Kurgan regions.
Since 2000 he is a legal adviser to the Governor of Belgorod region.
He has been a member of the Council of the Advocates Chamber of Belgorod region since 2002; in 2013 was elected a member of qualification commission of the Chamber.
Since 2010 till present he is a vice president of the Advocates Chamber of Belgorod region.
In 2011 года Mikhail Bazhinov joined the Public Council under Directorate of Ministry of the Interior of the Russian Federation in Belgorod.
In 2012 Governor of Belgorod region Yevgeny Stepanovich Savchenko appointed him a member of Public Chamber of Belgorod region; he was elected the chairman of Commission on civil society development, compliance with laws, human rights and anticorruption.
State and other awards, prizes, honorary titles
Rewarded with II class medal “For services of protection of human rights and freedoms” (Decree of the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the RF dt. 17.9.2004 № 8)
Commendation of the Head of Belgorod region Administration Y.S.Savchenko dt. 15.06.1999 “For active participation and initiative during election of Head of Administration”.
Commendation of Governor of Belgorod region Y.S. Savchenko dt. 13.01.2006 “For long dedicated service, high labor achievements, and considerable contribution to social and economic development of Belgorod region”, 2005.
Certificate of honor of Belgorod Administration “For substantial contribution to problem solution regarding social, economic and cultural development of the city”, 2008.
Letter of appreciation of Head of Belgorod administration “For long dedicated service, high professionalism and creative initiative. For personal contribution to prosperity of Belgorod and social welfare of its people”, 2011.
Rewarded with the prize (November, 2012) of Directorate of Ministry of the Interior on Belgorod region “The best lawyer of Directorate of Ministry of the Interior on Belgorod region” in the nomination “Legal defense of citizens”.
2003, Moscow – a delegate of the first All-Russian Advocates Congress of the Russian Federation.
24.05 – 26.05.2012, Belgorod – Higher advanced training course for lawyers of the Russian Federation under the program”Lawyer’s competency” held by the Russian Academy of Advocacy and Notaries and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation.
22-25.10.2011, Belgorod – seminar “Skills of lawyer’s work at trial jury” held by the American Bar Association (ABA ROLI) with participation of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation.
04 -06.2011, Belgorod – seminar “Lawyer’s work on proving in criminal procedure” held by the American Bar Association (ABA ROLI) with participation of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation.
08.10.2010, Geneva, Switzerland – scientific and practical conference for advanced training held by the International Union (Community) of Lawyers and the Geneva Bar Association “International principles and standards of advocacy. Advocacy management in Switzerland.
03.10.2008, Florence, Italy – scientific and practical conference for advanced training “International standards of advocacy and advocacy management in Italy”.
01.10.2008, Moscow – V Annual conference “Advocacy. State. Society”.
15.04.2008 – 25.04.2008, the Hashimite Kingdom of Jordan – participation in scientific and practical conference “Justice and Advocacy”.
29.11.2007, Moscow – participation in IV Annual conference “Advocacy. State. Society”.
01.10.2007 – 23.10.2007, Stockholm, Sweden; Oslo, Norway – scientific and practical conference “Management of Counseling and Advocacy, advocacy in Sweden and Norway”.
28.06.2007, Moscow – seminar held by non-commercial organization “LegalStudies.Ru” “Partnership and Leadership in a law firm”.
29.11 – 03.12 2004, Moscow – advanced training course “Problems of counseling management and advocacy” held by the Russian Academy of Advocacy and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation.
Igor M. Komarov
Igor M. Komarov was born in Barnaul city of the Altay territory. After graduation from Law Faculty of Altay State University in 1978 he was called up for military service which he served in Military Prosecutor department of USSR and Russia Ministry of Defense.
In 1994 he served as the head of organizational inspectorial department of Chief Military Prosecutor Office of Republik of Kazakhstan. At the same period he became a postgraduate student of Scientific Research Institute of Forensic Enquiry of Ministry of Justice of Republic of Kazakhstan in Almaty city. During his postgraduate studies he prepared and defended a PhD thesis “Problems of improving effectiveness of investigative activities on cases of the military evading service”; and got a PhD in Law.
Since 1997 he was the head of criminalistics department of Barnaul Law Institute of Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation. After his transfer to the reserve in 2000 he worked as a professor of criminal procedure and criminalistics department of Altay State University, at the same time practising law on criminal and arbitration cases.
In 2003 Igor Komarov defended doctoral dissertation “Problems of theory and practice of criminalistic actions in pretrial proceedings”. Since 2008 he has been working with Belgorod State National Research University where he had been invited to prepare accreditation of speciality “Forensic Enquiry”. He is a chairman of Scientific Tutorial Board of Legal department (specialization «Judicial expertise», a tutorial supervisor of master training of the department. In 2010 Academic Board of Belgorod State University elected him the head of Forensic Enquiry and criminalistics department. Igor Komarov is in charge of University postgraduate training on the specialty: criminalistics, forensic expert activity, investigative activity).
Igor Komarov, retired Colonel of Justice, is rewarded with government awards for his service in the Military Forces of the USSR and RF. For his work with universities he is rewarded with certificate of honor by the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation (2008) and by rector of Belgorod State National Research University (2011). He is the author of more than 150 scientific and tutorial papers, a textbook on criminalistics and 11 monographs on problems of forensic expertise, criminal procedure and criminalitics among them.
His professional experience of law practice is more than 35 years.
He specializes in criminal law on issues of advocatory support of investigation and judicial inquiry of economic crimes, on handling disputes in arbitration and regular courts.
Valentina I. Bazhinova
Valentina Bazhinova is an attorney-at-law of “Bazhinov and Partners” Law Firm of the Bar Association of Belgorod region since 1996, also has higher economic education.
Her practice emphasizes family law, finance law, corporate law, tax and taxation, banking law. She advises on accounting and audit. Valentina Bazhinova has solid experience in handling prejudicial and judicial settlement of marriage and family law. She handles disputes in arbitration and regular courts, represents her clients at all stages of litigation. She specializes in employment law.
Professional experience – 15 years
Andrey Y. Drozdov
Andrey Drozdov is an attorney-at-law of “Bazhinov and Partners” Law Firm Bar Association of Belgorod region since 2011.
His areas of practice are corporate law, family law, property disputes, legal support of transaction and registration of land rights, and consumer protection. He represents his clients in arbitration and regular courts; provides full-service legal support of business entities, registration of setting up and liquidation of legal entities, making up and alteration of incorporating documents, and in the Uniform State Register of Legal Entities. He advises clients on corporate law, bankruptcy issues, and family and property disputes. Languages: English.
He is a participator of the all-Russian conferences on civil law and procedure. Andrey Drozdov is the author of several articles and papers. He has experience of working as a deputy assistant of Belgorod Deputy Council.
Professional experience – 6 years
Alexander F. Kudinov
Alexander Kudinov was born in 1969. He acquired higher legal education in 1994. In 1995-1997 he studied at Blagoveshchensk financial economic college and acquired speciality “Financier”.
Annually from 1995 till 2002 he studied at extension courses at All-Russian State Tax Academy of Ministry of Taxation of the Russian Federation and at Moscow Financial Institute of Advanced Training for tax legislation issues.
His professional experience is more than 18 years; more than 7 years he worked as the chief of legal department at tax inspections of Ministry of Taxation of RF on Amur Region.
His area of specialization is tax law: tax support of business entities, counselling during tax inspections by tax authorities, legal review of tax inspection reports, participation in review of disputes on tax inspection reports, representation of taxpayers at arbitration and regular courts, at law-enforcement authorities.
He specializes in the area of foreign-economic activity concerning application of customs legislation and other issues. He represents his clients at customs authorities, in the course of administrative proceedings. He renders services on refunding of prepayment, overpaid or overrecovered customs duties, taxes and other monetary funds by invalidating customs actions on correction of customs value; by invalidating resolutions, claims, orders and other acts of customs authorities; by invalidating commission (omission) of acts of customs officials.
Georgiy I. Skuryatin
G.I. Skuryatin is an attorney-at-law. He has higher legal and pedagogical education.
From 1992 till 2010 he served in the Ministry of Internal Affairs and the Federal Service for Execution of Punishment. From 2010 till 2012 he worked as a legal counsel in non-commercial organization “Charitable Foundation for hockey support and development” (Hockey Club “Belgorod”). He is a lawyer of the Bar Association of Belgorod region since 2012. He specializes in criminal and penal law. He provides legal defense at all stages of pre-trial investigation and court proceedings; renders legal support in examination and settlement of issues concerning execution of sentences.
G.I. Skuryatin is a retired lieutenant colonel of internal service of the Federal Service for Execution of Punishment of the Russian Federation. He has experience of working in investigative authorities of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Russian Federation.
Viktor I. Novikov
is an attorney-at-law of “Bazhinov and Partners” Law Firm Bar Association of
Belgorod region since 1999.
Viktor Novikov specializes in criminal
law, administrative law and penal law. He provides legal defense on criminal cases
of various complications, at pre-trial investigation and at court of primary and
appellate jurisdiction; collects evidence on criminal cases, handles disputes
arising from vehicle accidents and other administrative offences, represents
her clients in the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the State Traffice Police, and
the Public Prosecutors Office. He has experience of representing her clients in
the jury court.
experience – 13 years
Sergey A. Sklyarov
Sergey Sklyarov is an attorney-at-law of “Bazhinov and
Partners” Law Firm Bar Association of Belgorod region since 2008.
His areas of practice are corporate law, family law, property disputes, legal
support of transaction and registration of land rights, and consumer
protection. He represents his clients in arbitration and regular courts; provides
full-service legal support of business entities, registration of setting up and
liquidation of legal entities, making up and alteration of incorporating
– 5 years
Andrey A. Fedutenko
Andrey Fedutenko is an attorney-at-law of the Bar
Association of Belgorod region since 1995.
of specialization are arbitration law, employment law and election law. He provides
legal defense on criminal cases of various complications, at pre-trial investigation
and at court of primary and appellate jurisdiction; collects evidence on
criminal cases, handles disputes arising from vehicle accidents and other
Professional experience –
Pavel G. Golikov
Pavel Golikov is a paralegal assistant, lawyer. He
graduated from Belgorod
Economic and Management Faculty, extension department of Juresprudence Faculty
of Moscow State University of Economics, Statistics and Informatics.
He participated in election campaign of
deputies to the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation.
His areas of specialization are bankruptcy and corporate law
Liliia A. Androsova
Since 2016, Liliia Androsova is a student of Translation and Interpretation at the Institute of Intercultural Communication and International Relations, Belgorod State National Research University.
In 2018-2019 Liliia took courses on the Chinese Language and Literature at China University of Petroleum.
In 2019-2020 Liliia studied International Law at Zhongnan University of Economics and Law (China).
Liliia is fluent in English and Chinese.
Since 2020, Liliia Androsova is an assistant attorney to an attorney-at-law M. Bazhinov of “Bazhinov & Partners” Law Firm.
Areas of practice: copyright law; automobile disputes; registration law.
Margarita V. Gaplevskaya
In 2020, Margarita Gaplevskaya graduated with honors from the Institute of Intercultural Communication and International Relations, Belgorod State National Research University, with a degree in Translation and Interpretation.
Since 2020, Margarita is a graduate student on Germanic Languages at Belgorod State National Research University, the Institute of Intercultural Communication and International Relations.
Margarita graduated from the Law Institute, Belgorod State University, in 2017 and 2020 with a Bachelor’s Degree and a Master’s Degree in Jurisprudence respectively.
Margarita is fluent in English and German.
Since 2020, Margarita Gaplevskaya is an assistant attorney to an attorney-at-law M. Bazhinov of “Bazhinov & Partners” Law Firm.
Maria M. Bazhinova
Maria Bazhinova is an attorney-at-law. In 2014 Maria graduated from Lomonosov Moscow State University with a degree in Law.
Maria is a graduate student in Criminalistics, Law Faculty of Moscow State University. Maria took two-year courses at Law Faculty of the International Center Lomonosov in Switzerland, Geneva.
Maria Bazhinova is fluent in English and French. Maria was granted the World Intellectual Property Organization Certificate (WIPO). She is a member of the Russian Bar Association.
From 2008 till 2014 Maria Bazhinova was an assistant attorney of “Bazhinov & Partners” Law Firm
From 2014 till 2016 Maria Bazhinova was an attorney trainee of “Bazhinov & Partners” Law Firm
Since 2016 Maria Bazhinova is an attorney-at-law of “Bazhinov & Partners” Law Firm - Attorney at Law Firm "Bazhinov & Partners"
Pavel S. Chebotarev
Pavel Chebotarev is an attorney-at-law.
In 2019 Pavel graduated from Belgorod State National Research University with a degree in Law. Pavel is an assistant to M. Bazhinov, a member of the Civic Chamber of the Russian Federation. Pavel is a member of the Association of Russian Lawyers.
Pavel Chebotarev has work experience as an assistant attorney, as a poll worker.
Areas of practice: copyright law; rights to means of individualization of legal entities, goods, works, services and enterprises; disputes arising from loan and credit agreements; law of inheritance; consumer rights protection.
Pavel takes part in Russia-wide and world-wide Research-to-Practice conferences on private law disputes.
Elena B. Plavutskaya
Elena Plavutskaya is an attorney-at-law. Elena Plavutskaya graduated with honors from the Law Institute, Belgorod State National Research University. Elena took part in the academic conferences at the university, her works on corporate law were published in collection of scholarly articles. Elena undertook an internship at the Federal Penitentiary Service of Russia.
Professional experience is more than 10 years.
Elena held senior positions in the Legal Departments of a top corporation, including the Contracts Department.
Elena took part in seminars on labor disputes, consumer rights protection, personal data protection, tax structuring in non-bank financial institutions. Elena Plavutskaya is a AML/CFT official.
Areas of practice: property and inheritance disputes; enforcement of court decisions; legal support of immovable property transactions; liquidation of legal entities; consumer rights protection; disputes with lending agencies; administrative and automobile disputes.
Elena Plavutskaya is a member of the International Union of Lawyers of Russia.