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Andrey Grivtsov

Senior partner


Andrey Grivtsov started his career in 2002 as an investigator in the public prosecution agencies, and then worked as an investigator of high-profile cases in the Central Office of Criminal Investigations at the Investigations Committee of the Russian Federation, focusing on investigations of the economic and white-collar crimes. He was one of the first to bring hostile takeover investigations to successful completion. In 2015, Mr. Grivtsov joined ZKS Law Attorneys.

He is an expert at the executive office of the Business Rights Commissioner for the President of the Russian Federation and an expert of the Federal Chamber of Attorneys of the Russian Federation. He is also a member of the Committee of the Safety of Entrepreneurship of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. He is a Chairman of the Commission for the protection of the rights of participants in Criminal Justice of the Association of Lawyers of Russia.

Lecturer, Department of practical law of Kutafin Moscow State Law University (MSAL).

Andrey Grivtsov is recommended in White-collar crime practice area in The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 (Recommended lawyer). In 2022 Andrey Grivtsov was recognized as "Lawyer of the Year" in Best Lawyers in Criminal Defense section. He is personally recommended by in Criminal Law (Group 1).

Education and career:

  • Moscow Academy for Liberal and Social Studies, 1997—2002
  • Public prosecution office and Investigations Committee of the Russian Federation agencies, investigator, 2001—2010
  • Member of the Moscow City Bar Association as of 2015
  • ZKS Law Attorneys, Senior partner, 2015