Maria Zazirnaya
Senior Associate
Maria Zazirnaya

21, 1st Tverskaya-Yamskaya Str.,
Moscow, 125047, Russia

Tel.: +7 (495) 935 8010
Fax: +7 (495) 935 8011

Maria Zazirnaya advises and represents clients in criminal proceedings at various stages. Maria also has experience in acting for clients in arbitration and civil proceedings, making of contracts and advising on various areas of Russian law.

Maria’s recent highlights are:

  • Acting for Dmitry Strashnov, a former CEO of the Russian Post in the criminal investigation into abuse of powers. As a result, the attachment on over RUB 95 million on the accounts was removed.
  • Representing the CEO of an integrated information system developer in a criminal case over the excusive rights to software developed under a public contract.
  • Defending a client in a criminal case over abuse of powers.

Prior to joining the Firm, Maria used to be employed as an in-house lawyer at a number of Russian manufacturers, as well as with Autonomous Non-Commercial Organization Law in Economy.

In 2012, she graduated from the Law School of Lomonosov Moscow State University. In 2016, she was awarder her PhD in Law.

She has been admitted to the Moscow City Bar.