Evgeny Timofeev

Partner Moscow, Head of Russian Tax / CIS

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Biography

​Evgeny Timofeev, Partner, joined Berwin Leighton Paisner in July 2011 to lead the firm’s growing Russian/CIS (Goltsblat BLP) Tax Practice.

Evgeny is highly regarded in the Russian legal community. In 2016, Evgeny has been listed among Leading Lawyers in the field of tax in Russia, which is the most prestigious tier in the Legal 500 EMEA rankings. Chambers & Partners 2016 ranks him in the first tier as one of four "highly recommended" tax lawyers in Russia. It is also mentioned that Evgeny "is an important player on the market, advising on tax structuring mandates as well as maintaining an excellent reputation for representing clients in tax disputes. Clients suggest that he is “good at providing the right arguments, and does so in a very artistic way, making him a brilliant and successful lawyer in terms of court practice.". Evgeny Timofeev was selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Russia 2009 - 2016 in the field of Tax Law. In 2015 Evgeny has been also recommended as one of the Tax Controversy Leaders in Russia by the International Tax Review.

With the Tax Practice headed by Evgeny Timofeev, Goltsblat BLP has been ranked as the 1st tier law firm in Russia according to The World’s Leading Transactional Firms ranking by The International Tax Review Magazine (Euromoney, March 2012).
 
Evgeny provides a broad range of contentious and non-contentious tax advice to global corporates, local companies and financial institutions as well as represents them in tax disputes.  Read more information about Evgeny's experience.

Evgeny is a partner within our Moscow office