Profession

LLM candidate in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS), former Senior Associate, KIAP

Biography

Mikhail Samoylov is a litigation and arbitration lawyer, who worked for the Russian law firm Korelskiy, Ischuk, Astafiev and Partners (KIAP) and is now a LLM candidate in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS). He has experience of litigation, including commercial, banking & finance, company and taxation disputes. He has represented some of Russia’s largest companies as well as international corporations in all tiers of the state courts, including the Supreme Commercial Court of the Russian Federation. Mr Samoylov notably represented ZAO RTK (MTS Retail) in a Russian Federation Supreme Commercial Court case against Sony Ericsson Mobile Communications Rus concerning the effect of unilateral arbitration clauses.

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Areas of Practice

Arbitration
  • Education

    Russian Academy of Lawyers & Notaries (Moscow), 2007

    Memberships

    Associate member of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb)
    Member of the Russian Arbitration Association 40 (RAA40)
    Member of the LCIA’s Young International Arbitration Group (YIAG)

    Qualification

    LLM candidate in International Dispute Settlement (MIDS), 2015/2016