Mikhail has over 12 years' experience in tax consulting for international and Russian companies, and prior to joining Taxology, he was a partner at a Moscow law firm for 5 years, where he headed tax practice.
Mikhail has extensive
experience in the extra-judicial and judicial settlement of tax disputes, including in the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation.
In addition, Mikhail has practical
experience in related areas of law: he has extensively participated in transaction structuring and non-standard contractual relationship development projects and provided assistance in complex litigations with more than a billion Russian rubles in claims.
Today, due to a significant increase in relevant requests, Mikhail Uspensky concentrates his practice in
blockchain technologies. Mikhail is a member of the Singapore Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Industry Association, a participant of industry-specific events of the United National Front, the Civic Chamber, the Russian Presidential Executive Office, Parliamentary Hearings of the Russian State Duma, and a member of the foresight team of Vnesheconombank's Blockchain Competence Center.
«А quick-witted lawyer who is highly creative in structuring complex tax issues»
Mikhail has been personally recommended by Chambers Europe and mentioned in Legal 500 for several years
He is a member of the International Fiscal Association (IFA)
He teaches at the Business School of the Russian Union of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, MGIMO University, Kutafin Moscow State Law University, Higher School of Economics and the Plekhanov Academy
Mikhail is a Forbes columnist and a resident expert for RBC and Vedomosti Newspaper