is a managing partner of the firm and Vice-President of the Russian Association of Retail Market Experts. An expert in the field of state regulation and legal support of trade activities, Internet business, telecommunications, and financial services, Denis has 12 years' experience in managing the legal structural units and corporate governance of major Russian companies, including the MTS Retail Network, TS-Retail (Sistema JSFC), and Svyaznoy Group. He took part in the development and amendment of the Federal Law On the Principles of Trade State Regulation in the Russian Federation, the Federal Law On Personal Data, the Federal Law On Protection of Customer Rights, the Tax Code, he Federal Law on the National Payment System, and other laws and regulations. He has experience of legal representation in the highest courts, and is a member of the FAS of Russia’s expert councils on applying the legislation on advertising and protection against unfair competition, and competition development in the retail trade. Denis practises in the areas of Antitrust Bankruptcy, Commercial practice, Corporate law and M&A, Dispute Resolution, Government Relations, and Internet Business and Digital Economics.