Maxim Avrashkov

Managing Partner

St Petersburg | Moscow
e-mail: m.avrashkov@maximalegal.ru
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Maxim graduated from the Law Faculty of St Petersburg State University and completed a course in International Business Law at Columbia Law School, the USA.

For several years, Maxim worked as a legal advisor for a number of leading Russian and international companies before establishing Maxima Legal in 2001.

Maxim has extensive legal practice experience in the following areas:

  • Russian & International Commercial Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate Operations

RECOGNITION

  • 2023, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (federal research) — Energy & Natural Resources
  • 2023, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (federal research) — PPP 
  • 2022, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (regional research) — Corporate Law/M&A
  • 2022, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (regional research) — Taxation: Dispute Resolution & Counseling
  • 2022, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (regional research) — Construction & Real Estate
  • 2022, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (regional research) — Resolution of Commercial Disputes
  • 2022, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Best Lawyers (federal research) — Public-Private Partnership
  • 2021,  Leader League (Russia) — M&A Mid-Cap 
  • 2021, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Corporate Governance & Compliance Practice
  • 2021, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Investment
  • 2021, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • 2021, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Leading Lawyers (regional research) — Corporate Law/M&A
  • 2021, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Leading Lawyers (regional research) — Taxation: Dispute Resolution & Counseling
  • 2021, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Leading Lawyers (regional research) — Construction & Real Estate
  • 2021, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Leading Lawyers (regional research) — Resolution of Commercial Disputes
  • 2021, Kommersant Publishing House Individual Rating of Leading Lawyers (federal research) — Public-Private Partnership
  • 2020, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Mergers & Acquisitions Law
  • 2020, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Corporate Governance & Compliance Practice
  • 2020, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Corporate Governance & Compliance Practice — LAWYER OF THE YEAR
  • 2019, Best Lawyers (Russia) — Corporate Governance & Compliance

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Maxim is among the Russian experts interviewed by the World Bank for its annual Doing Business

He is a fluent English speaker.