Evgeny Timofeev

Partner Moscow, Head of Russian Tax / CIS

Photo of Evgeny Timofeev

Biography

Evgeny joined the firm in July 2011 to lead the growing Russian/CIS Tax Practice.

Evgeny is highly regarded in the Russian legal community. In 2017, for the second year in a row, 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 2017 ranks him in the first tier as one of six "highly recommended" tax lawyers in Russia. It is also mentioned that "Evgeny is a stellar tax litigator in Russia: he is one of the best in the market. He's very logical and very creative."

Evgeny is named one of the world’s best advisors to private clients according to The Private Client Global Elite 2017 published by an international Legal Week edition.

Evgeny Timofeev was selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Russia 2009-2019 Editions in the field of Tax Law and in 2012, Best Lawyers named Evgeny the "Lawyer of the Year in the field of Tax Law in Russia". For many years in a row Evgeny has been also recommended as one of the Tax Controversy Leaders and Indirect Tax Leaders in Russia by the International Tax Review.

In 2011 Evgeny received the “Lawyer of the Year” Alumni Award (awarded once in a year to the only one of the graduates of all years) from Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), which is considered one of the Top 3 Russian law schools. With the Tax Practice headed by Evgeny Timofeev, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP 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.