Alexander Muravin appointed ALUMNI Partners Head of Commercial Practice

ALUMNI Partners is pleased to announce Counsel Alexander Muravin's promotion to head of the firm’s Commercial Practice.

Alexander has been recognized as the Best Lawyer for Compliance by Kommersant’s federal ranking in 2023 and is frequently recommended for antitrust law by Best Lawyers and The Legal 500.

Alexander’s appointment is a logical step in Commercial Practice development, as his sectoral experience covers the telecommunications, pharmaceutical and medical markets and he has competition law and compliance expertise. As practice leader, Alexander will be responsible for its further growth in such prioritized areas as digital markets, transport infrastructure, medicine and medical device markets.

Alexander has been actively involved in legislative drafting and contributed to recommendations for pharmaceutical and telecommunications market players approved by Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service. This experience will enable the team to continue supporting clients in GR projects in the field of legislative drafting.

ALUMNI Partners Managing Partner Nikolay Voznesenskiy says, “We see a growing demand from clients across a wide spectrum of industries from the pharmaceutical business and medicine through IT and telecommunications to digital currency and DeFi. In 2023, businesses are gradually getting back on the development and investment track and start considering new projects and their contractual and regulatory framing. Alexander’s hands-on experience will take the Commercial Practice team on to a new level and enable them to continue business development from a legal perspective. As the partner responsible for the strategic development of our Commercial Practice, I will be pleased to work with Alexander and would like to wish him luck for his future endeavours!”