Andrew Bezhan
Counsel
+7 915 482 46 79
St. Petersburg
EDUCATION
  • Moscow Digital School, Blockchain Lawyers program “Legal aspects of working with digital rights, blockchain projects and crowdfunding”, 2020, Moscow
  • Southern Federal University, graduate school, 2010, Rostov-on-Don
  • Kuban State University Law School, 2004, Krasnodar





LANGUAGES
  • Russian, English


MEMBERSHIPS
  • A.V. Bezhan private legal practice
  • St. Petersburg International Business Association (SPIBA)
  • American Chamber of Commerce in St. Petersburg



Andrew Bezhan is a Counsel in the Dispute Resolution Practice at the Nordic Star Law Offices.

Andrew has a PhD in law. He advises Russian and international clients on insolvency (bankruptcy) law and corporate fraud investigation issues (forensics) and works on asset tracing projects.

Andrey also represents Russian and international companies in the Russian state and arbitration courts. Andrey’s experience includes contract law disputes, corporate conflicts, antitrust regulation, protection of copyright and related rights, and challenging the results of nuclear industry tenders.

RANKINGS

The Best Lawyers

  • Arbitration and Mediation (2022)
  • Corporate Law (2020 – 2022)
  • Insolvency and Reorganization Law (2022)
  • Litigation (2020 – 2022)

Kommersant Legal Ranking

  • Bankruptcy, Lading Lawyer
CAREER
Counsel
Nordic Star Law Offices2022 – Present
Counsel
Borenius Russia2020 – 2022
Independent expert authorised to conduct anti-corruption reviews of current and draft laws and regulations
2012 – Present
Managing Partner
ALT Litigation, Moscow2019 – 2020
Lecturer
Financial University under the Government of the Russian Federation2019
Partner
ALTHAUS Group2017 – 2019
Senior Lecturer
Kuban State University, Novorossiysk2010 – 2017
Managing Partner
Estok Consulting law firm2010 – 2017
Director of Legal Department
Zvezda Resurs2009 – 2010
Associate
VEGAS LEX2007 – 2009
Associate
Russkaya Pravda law firm2005 – 2007
Senior Associate
BusinessExportGroup, Krasnodar2004 – 2005
Paralegal
NZKD, Novorossiysk2002 – 2004