Back to Resumes List

Marine/Shipping Lawyer


I would like to deal with bareboat charters, time charters, shipbuilding/shiprepair contracts, ship sale and purchase. Also I would like to do registration of ships, flagging-in and flagging-out, marine insurance, ship management and all other activities connected with shipping business.


25/08/2008 – present time: Legal Advisor, Governmental Shipping Company OJSC “VOLGOTANKER” 105, M.Gorkogo street, Samara, 443099, Russian Federation

27/07/2006 - 28/07/2008: Legal Advisor, Shipping Company with Foreign Investments “Prime Shipping” LLC, 4th Floor, 61, Samarskaya street, Samara, 443020, Russian Federation

Main activities and responsibilities: Registration of ships (under foreign flag States and under the flag of the Russian Federation) - including work with Ship Registries and Classification Societies), marine insurance claims (H&M, LOH, P&I), legal assistance on ship charter contracts (including ship management contract, custom clearance of ships, legal assistance on ship sale and purchase contracts, shipbuilding contracts and ship repair contracts, internal legal activities of the company


01/09/2001 - 26/06/2006, University of Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation

LL.B (International Law), Bachelor of Laws (Faculty of International Law), Subjects: Criminal Law, Public Law (Constitutional Law, Administrative Law), Public International Law, Philosophy of Law, State and Law Theory, Roman Law, Political Theory, Civil Law (Property, Ownership, Family Law, Servitudes), Commercial Law, Private International Law (incl. Copyright Law and Industrial Legislation)

Practice in the State Institution of the Port Authority “RosMorPort” (Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation) and Practice in the Advocate’s Bureau “Jurinflot” (Moscow, Russian Federation)

Thesis on "Legal Aspects of Creation of the Russian International Registry of Ships (Secondary Registry)"

01/09/2001 - 14/06/2006, Institute of Maritime Law, Saint-Petersburg, Russian Federation

Additional Diploma (Specialist in Maritime Law), Subjects: Public Maritime Law, Private Maritime Law, Transport Law, Notarial Law, Tax and Fiscal Legislation, Marine Insurance, Environmental Law

10/09/2007 – 03/05/2008, International Maritime Law Institute (established in 1988 under the auspices of the International Maritime Organization, a specialised agency of the United Nations), Malta

LL.M, Master of Laws in International Maritime Law, Subjects: International law – treaty law and customary international law including Law of International Institutions, The UN, the IMO, UNEP, UNESCO (IOC), UNCTAD, ICAO, ILO, UNCITRAL, U.N. Division for Ocean Affairs and the Law of the Sea, CMI

Law of the sea - The 1958 Geneva Conventions and UNCLOS 1982. Baselines and the Maritime Zones (Internal Waters, Territorial Sea, Contiguous Zone, Exclusive Economic Zone, Continental Shelf). High Seas, Hot Pursuit, Archipelagic States, International Straits, Fisheries, The Deep Seabed and Common Heritage of Mankind, Landlocked and Geographically Disadvantaged States.

Shipping Law - Ship Registration and Nationality, Ship Sale and Purchase, Shipbuilding, Mortgages and Liens, Carriage of Goods, Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage, Law of Marine Insurance, General Average, Salvage, Towage, Pilotage, International Maritime Labour Law, Enforcement of Maritime Claims, International Marine Environmental Law, International Maritime Security Law, Law of Maritime Safety, Law of Marine Collisions, Global Limitation of Liability, International Convention on Liens and Mortgages, International Convention on Limitation of Liability for Maritime Claims, Convention on the International Regulations for Preventing Collisions at Sea, SOLAS, ILO Conventions, Conventions Relating to the Carriage of Passengers and their Luggage by Sea, Arrest Conventions, Hague Rules, Hague-Visby Rules, Hamburg Rules, United Nations Convention on Conditions for Registration of Ships 1986, International Conventions Relating to Marine Pollution Damage

Dissertation on “Bareboat Charter Registration and International Registration of Ships in the Russian Federation and in Malta – Legal Comparison”.

Legislative Drafting Project entitled “Incorporation of the International Convention on Civil Liability for Bunker Oil Pollution Damage into the Legal System of the Russian Federation”.




View Contact Information