Evgeny Timofeev, Partner, joined Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) in July 2011 to lead the firm’s growing Russian/CIS Tax Practice. Under Evgeny’s supervision the Tax Practice of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) has become one of the most successful on the Russian market.

Evgeny is highly regarded in the Russian legal community. In 2018, Evgeny has been listed among Leading Lawyers in the field of tax in Russia again, which is the most prestigious tier in the Legal 500 EMEA rankings. For several years Chambers & Partners rank him in the first tier as one of three “highly recommended” tax lawyers in Russia. It is also mentioned that “Evgeny is a brilliant lawyer in the field of tax disputes in Russia. He is one of the best on the market. He understands what the client needs, and knows how to achieve it, has a logical thinking and is very creative approach to solving problems.”

Evgeny is named one of the world’s best advisors to private clients according to known international publications Chambers & Partners (HNW Guide 2018) and Legal Week (The Private Client Global Elite 2017).

Evgeny Timofeev was selected by peers for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in Russia 2009-2020 Editions. In 2012 the 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.

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.