Egorov hires new head of tax practice
Russian independent Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev & Partners has expanded its tax practice, to be led by Igor Schikow, who had worked at the Moscow office of Germany's Roedl & Partner.
Schikow, specializes in taxation law, tax registrations, banking law, financial leasing, insurance law, application of agreements on avoidance of double taxation, and complex matters related to the profit taxation.
Most of the team members have international qualifications and are fluent in English and German.
Schikow said: “It is great to be part of Russia's leading national law firm. The expertise and understanding of national standards as well as the synergy resulting from the team’s integration into the firm will contribute to mutual professional growth and development."