Oleg Arkhipov

Partner, Dispute resolution

Oleg has extensive experience representing clients in complex disputes in Arbitration courts, courts of general jurisdiction and various state bodies. He also has experience in real estate, construction, and bankruptcy proceedings.

Oleg is the author of research publications on contemporary problems in the theory of law and has participated in developing a number of federal and regional regulatory acts.

For several years in a row, Oleg is recommended in the field of Dispute Resolution and Litigation by the Legal 500 EMEA.

According to Legal 500 EMEA 2016: "Oleg Arkhipov is a key figure for litigation."

Some recent projects led by Oleg Arkhipov include:

  • Successfully acted for a major mining company in a dispute with a municipal administrative authority preventing our client from developing a deposit. The non-regulatory legal act issued by the municipality administration has been invalidated.
  • Provided legal support to a big international food producer in a product supply-related dispute considered by the International Commercial Arbitration Court under the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation. The claim amounted to approximately USD 1 m.
    Approx. matter value is USD 1 mln
  • Protected the interests of a major international construction company against unfounded claims of a violation of environmental protection legislation.
  • Represented a major international manufacturing company in a number of bankruptcy cases for the total amount exceeding EUR 100,000,000.
  • Successfully represented a major Finnish bank in releasing bonds from arrest and represented the bank in a number of bankruptcy cases.
  • Successfully represented a Russian subsidiary of a major international pharmaceutical company during the pre-trial stage of a dispute with distributors (agreed jurisdiction AISCC ).
  • Successfully represented an international manufacturer of hygiene products in debt collection disputes against distributors.
  • Successfully represented a Russian company in a real estate dispute regarding the title to a building.
  • Successfully represented a Russian subsidiary of a leading international producer of mobile communications facilities in a commercial dispute against chain mobile retailer in the amount of EUR 1,300,000.
  • Successful representation of a Russian company in a dispute against its former landlord related to the refund of funds paid (security deposit) in the amount of EUR 200,000.
  • Legal support for a construction project for one of Russia’s largest wood-working enterprises; creating a system for obtaining permits and licenses for business operations.
  • Legal support for the construction of a pipeline and issues related to connecting interested parties to the oil product trunk pipeline system.
  • Successfully represented clients constructing, commissioning, and operating industrial facilities against suits entered to suspend their activities.
  • Advised and provided legal support on the placement of government orders. Preparation of tender documentation for a subject of natural monopoly.
  • Successfully represented a major international manufacturer of construction materials as the winner of a tender for subsoil use rights.
  • Risk assessment, elaboration of, and legal support for introducing customer loyalty programs.

Oleg is a member of:

  • the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs Committee for Natural Resource Use and Ecology;
  • the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs Committee for Corporate Relations.