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Sergey Yuryev

Partner
Head of Dispute Resolution

CMS Russia
Naberezhnaya Tower, block C
Presnenskaya Naberezhnaya 10
123112 Moscow
Russia
Languages English, Russian

Sergey is a partner of CMS, Russia and heads the Dispute Resolution practice. He has been working at the firm since 2000. Before joining CMS Sergey worked at an American law firm in Russia, Azerbaijan and USA.

Sergey has over 20 years’ experience advising clients in the following practice areas: dispute resolution, general commercial and corporate law and complex employment issues. Leading CMS, Russia’s Dispute Resolution practice Sergey handles commercial, corporate and energy disputes.

Sergey has substantial experience in Russian bankruptcy proceedings and restructuring issues. Besides Russian local dispute resolution cases, Sergey actively participates in international arbitration.

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Relevant experience

  • Major Russian oil supplier on an international arbitration dispute with major China oil company arising from the oil supply contract; advising the client in an international arbitration proceeding re price calculation formula for oil supplied via international oil pipeline.
  • Major international brokerage firm on an international arbitration in connection with debt recovery matters.
  • International telecom company in relation to a dispute on receivables due for the supplied equipment in Russian commercial (arbitration) court.
  • Major Russian metallurgic company in relation to a dispute on loan debt restructuring in Russian commercial (arbitration) court.
  • Major Korean consortium in relation to an arbitration dispute regarding scrap metal supplies from Russia.
  • German chemical company in relation to a dispute against claims of minority shareholders in connection with a corporate dispute in Russian commercial (arbitration) courts.
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Education

1997 − Southern Methodist University, Dallas, LL.M.
1995 − Moscow State Institute of International Relations, M.A. in Law

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Expertise

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July 2017
Pre-tri­al dis­putes set­tle­ment pro­ced­ure: new amend­ments...
07/07/2017
Pre-tri­al dis­putes set­tle­ment pro­ced­ure: new amend­ments take ef­fect...
In June 2016, a man­dat­ory pre-tri­al pro­ced­ure for resolv­ing most com­mer­cial dis­putes was in­tro­duced through the ad­op­tion of amend­ments to the Com­mer­cial Pro­ced­ure Code of the Rus­si­an Fed­er­a­tion (the “Pro­ced­ur­al Code”).
06/2017
Do­ing Busi­ness in Rus­sia 2017
26/05/2017
The Su­preme Court ap­plies the pub­lic or­der re­ser­va­tion to pro­tect...
Ar­bit­ral awards are of­ten used to ob­tain an un­due con­trol in bank­ruptcy cases. In simple terms, af­fil­i­ated com­pan­ies use the mech­an­ism de­scribed be­low to en­able a cred­it­or to un­law­fully gain the status of a first ap­plic­ant in sub­sequent bank­ruptcy pro­ceed­ings,.
May 2017
The Su­preme Court ap­plies the pub­lic or­der re­ser­va­tion...
20/04/2017
Fed­er­al Ser­vice for Fin­an­cial Mon­it­or­ing re­mind­er on...
8/8/2016
The amend­ments to the cor­por­ate law
27/07/2016
The new rules on cal­cu­la­tion of in­terest for breach­ing...
06/2016
The new le­gis­la­tion on ar­bit­ra­tion: an over­view of...
05/2016
The latest amend­ments to the Com­mer­cial Pro­ced­ure Code:...
04/2015
The Product Reg­u­la­tion and Li­ab­il­ity Re­view- Rus­sia
08/08/2014
CMS Cli­ent Alert | Au­gust 2014
Re­tali­at­ory sanc­tions im­posed by the Rus­si­an Fed­er­a­tion
08/08/2014
Re­tali­at­ory sanc­tions im­posed by the Rus­si­an Fed­er­a­tion
24/06/2014
CMS Cli­ent Alert | June 2014 | Dis­pute Res­ol­u­tion
Com­mer­cial en­force­ment pro­ceed­ings in Rus­sia – What’s...
24/06/2014
Com­mer­cial en­force­ment pro­ceed­ings in Rus­sia
What’s new?
04/2014
Product reg­u­la­tion and li­ab­il­ity in Rus­sia
27/03/2014
CMS Cli­ent Alert | March 2014
Up­date on US & European sanc­tions against Rus­sia
27/03/2014
Up­date on US & European sanc­tions against Rus­sia