Alexander Ermolenko manages M&A projects and also advises major Russian and foreign companies on corporate law and provides support on corporate governance projects. He also provides legal support on projects to restructure assets in the Russian Federation.
He has over 15 years of experience in clients’ representation in judicial disputes. He specializes in resolving disputes related to corporate, antitrust, labour and commercial law, as well as disputes with public authorities.
Alexander is currently an Associate Professor at Moscow State Law University and has over 17 years of teaching experience.
According to leading international and Russian law firm rankings The Legal 500 EMEA, Chambers and Pravo.Ru-300, FBK Legal Corporate Law Practice, which is headed by Alexander, is one of the best in Russia. The ratings recommend Alexander as "a gifted lawyer" and note that "he’s very good at solving problems, and he thinks outside the box".
The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 rating endorses Alexander personally in Dispute Resolution: Litigation, Competition, Energy and Natural Resources and Intellectual Property.
Chambers Europe 2018 recognized Alexander as one of the best lawyers in Corporate/M&A and endorsed him in Dispute Resolution. He was also recommended by Chambers Global 2017 in Dispute Resolution.
Best Lawyers international rating named Alexander among Russia’s best lawyers in Competition/Antitrust Law.
In 2017 the Kommersant publishing house named Alexander Ermolenko a leading lawyer in M&A, Commercial Dispute Resolution and Real Estate.
Alexander was personally named among best Russian lawyers in corporate law in the 2017 Pravo.ru preference ranking.
Alexander has participated in the working groups of numerous legislative initiatives, including TACIS Insolvency II (developing bankruptcy regulations), Budget Accounting, Reporting and Auditing (analysing the budget legislation of federal subjects of the Russian Federation for compliance with the federal budget legislation), the Law on Consolidated Accounts, and the concept for implementing IFRS in the legal system of the Russian Federation.
Corporate law, M&A, restructuring, reorganization, representation in court, bankruptcy, IP
2004 Kutafin Moscow State Law Academy, PhD in Law
2000 Kutafin Moscow State Law Academy (diploma with distinction)
2004 Fundamentals of Bankruptcy in Sweden (as part of the TACIS Insolvency II project)