Rustam Aliev is a partner in the firm’s Real Estate & Construction Practice. Before joining, Rustam was counsel at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld.

Rustam has extensive experience in international corporate transactions, joint venturing and M&A, real estate and infrastructure matters in emerging markets of Russia, CIS and throughout Europe. Read more information about Rustam's experience.

Rustam is highly recognised by clients, as is consistently noted on the Chambers & Partners recommended list: "Rustam Aliev moves up the rankings following strong market feedback." (Chambers & Partners 2017). "Rustam is noted for his diligent approach and fast responses. He's always able to give very focused advice" (Chambers Europe 2016).

For several years in a row, Rustam has been selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Russia and was named 2017 Lawyer of the YearThe Legal 500 and Who’s Who Legal directories also recommend Rustam as a highly professional lawyer.

Noted for his knowledge of the practice area, Rustam is the author of various articles in legal and industry-focused publications, and is an author and lecturer of a new training course called Real Estate in Business and Law in the MSU Law Masters’ School (Moscow State University) where a number of Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Russia) LLP partners and associates gave lectures.

Rustam is a partner within our Moscow office.