Aleksandr Smirnov

Head of Legal Department, Moscow Exchange MICEX-RTS, Russian Federation

Participation in the events

Track: 2. Legal Profession
Talk Show

2.4. Legal Profession: Anatomy of Survival (Talk Show)


Thursday, May 17, 14:30 - 16:00

Hyde Park, General Staff Building (6-8, Dvortsovaya sq.)


Graduated from the Kutafin Moscow State Law University, master’s degree in law, Ph. D. (law). Working experience – 15 years. He began his legal career in the insurance group SOGAZ, later he headed the department of corporate and commercial law in the insurance group Renaissance Insurance. In differentyears, he headed the legal departments in the publishing house Eksmo and the group of companies Russian Alcohol (now– Russian Standard). In 2011 he headed the commercial practice of the international law firm Goltsblat BLP. Since 2013 –Head of the Legal Department of the Moscow Stock Exchange.

In the joint rating, published by Kommersant and the Association of Managers of Russia, herepeatedly named the best head of legal in the financial sector. The Legal 500 International Directory included him in the list of one hundred most influential lawyers in Russia.