Council

Igor Poliakov
President
Carries out general management of the activities of the Chamber. Represents the Chamber of Lawyers in relations with state authorities, local authorities, public associations and other organizations, as well as with individuals. Carries out interaction with the President and the Council of the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation; interacts with regional bar associations. Supervises issues of international cooperation, the work of departments for international relations and public relations. Acts on behalf of the Bar Association without a power of attorney; issues powers of attorney and concludes transactions on behalf of the Chamber of Lawyers. Manages the property of the Chamber of Lawyers by decision of the Council in accordance with the estimate and purpose of the property. Organizes the work of the office of the Chamber of Advocates; carries out hiring and dismissal of employees of the apparatus of the Chamber of Lawyers, oversees the organization of personnel work, applies incentives and penalties to regular employees of the apparatus. Issues orders and directives. Convenes meetings of the Council of the Bar Association.
Ensures the implementation of decisions of the Council and decisions of meetings (conferences) of lawyers. Initiates disciplinary proceedings against a lawyer if there is a valid reason and in the manner prescribed by the Lawyer's Code of Professional Ethics. Manages the organization and technical support of the work of the Council of the Bar Association, the Qualification Commission, the Audit Commission, the Commission for the Protection of the Rights of Lawyers, the Commission for Awards and other commissions and bodies created by the Council of the Bar Association. Coordinates the work on representation of the Chamber of Advocates in courts. Carries out the distribution among the members of the Council of appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers for the preparation of draft responses, legal opinions and explanations, the preparation of responses to incoming appeals and edits the final texts of documents. Coordinates work related to resolving issues related to providing the Bar Association with office space. Head of the editorial board of "Bulletin of the Moscow Bar Association".
Genri Reznik
First Vice President
Carries out communication with state authorities, local governments; organizes cooperation with human rights and public organizations, as well as interaction with the media. Carries out international cooperation. Coordinates and supervises the work of the Commission for the Protection of the Rights of Lawyers. Submits proposals to the Chamber of Advocates on the initiation of disciplinary proceedings and on the awarding of lawyers. Participates in the work of the editorial board of the publication "Bulletin of the Moscow Bar Association".
Sergey Zubkov
Vice President
Coordinates the implementation of the program for the use of the information and telecommunication network "Internet" and information technologies in the work of the Chamber of Lawyers. Organizes electronic office work in the Chamber of Lawyers. Organizes the work of the website of the Chamber of Lawyers in the information and telecommunications network "Internet". Coordinates the implementation of the project for the interaction of interrogators, investigators, courts of the city of Moscow and the Chamber of Lawyers for the appointment of lawyers as defenders and representatives in accordance with Art. 50-51 Code of Criminal Procedure of the Russian Federation, Art. 50 Code of Civil Procedure of the Russian Federation and art. 54 CAS RF. Controls the organization of free legal aid and legal aid by appointment and their state funding. Liaise with law enforcement agencies. Controls the payment of mandatory fees by lawyers. Exercises control over the execution of decisions adopted by the conferences of lawyers and the Council. Submits proposals to the Chamber of Advocates on the initiation of disciplinary proceedings and on the awarding of lawyers. Participates in the work of the editorial board of the publication "Bulletin of the Moscow Bar Association".
Nikolay Kipnis
Vice President
Carries out the functions of the Executive Secretary of the Council. Carries out communication with state authorities, local governments and cooperation with human rights and public organizations. Carries out interaction between the Council of the Bar Association and the Qualification Commission. Provides assistance to the President of the Bar Association in organizing and providing technical support for the work of the Council of the Bar Association, the Qualification Commission, the Audit Commission, the Commission for the Protection of the Rights of Lawyers, the Commission for Awards and other commissions and bodies created by the Council of the Bar Association. Coordinates the work on the preparation of local regulations of the Chamber of Lawyers. Provides assistance to the President in organizing the work of the office of the Chamber of Lawyers, including in terms of interaction with the justice authorities on maintaining the register of lawyers and statistical accounting; supervises the conduct of current office work. Controls the payment of mandatory fees by lawyers. Exercises control over the execution of decisions adopted by the conferences of lawyers and the Council.
Organizes the development, preparation of programs and methods for advanced training of lawyers and training of interns for lawyers, professional training according to these programs, improving the professional level of lawyers, work on accounting for the study time of lawyers included in the register of lawyers in Moscow; conducts work on interaction with the bar associations of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation on the joint holding of events to improve the qualifications and study of lawyers. Prepares decisions related to the publishing activities of the Chamber and organizes their implementation. Submits proposals to the Chamber of Advocates on the initiation of disciplinary proceedings and on the awarding of lawyers. Participates in the work of the editorial board and is responsible for publishing the Bulletin of the Moscow Bar Association.
Vadim Klyuvgant
Vice President
Supervises the preparation of disciplinary proceedings for consideration by the Council and reports the materials of disciplinary proceedings at a meeting of the Council. Organizes and supervises the preparation by members of the Council of draft decisions of the Council on disciplinary proceedings. Coordinates and supervises the work of the Commission for the Protection of the Rights of Lawyers. Supervises the organization of informing public authorities, local authorities, public associations and other organizations, as well as individuals about the activities of the Council and members of the Council. Carries out communication with state authorities, local governments and cooperation with human rights and public organizations. Organizes work on the revealed facts of unfair advertising of advocacy in the media and in the information and telecommunications network "Internet". Coordinates the work on the preparation of legal opinions and clarifications on issues of advocacy.
Prepares summaries of disciplinary practice. Exercises control over the execution of decisions adopted by the conferences of lawyers and the Council. Submits proposals to the Chamber of Advocates on the initiation of disciplinary proceedings and on the awarding of lawyers. Participates in the work of the editorial board and is responsible for publishing the Bulletin of the Moscow Bar Association.
Alla Zhivina
Ensures the implementation of the powers of the Council on the application of incentive measures and types of professional distinctions by preliminary consideration and assessment of the validity of the relevant submissions, participates in the preparation of reports to the Council on the results of consideration of submissions on the application of incentive measures and types of professional distinctions. Participates in the control over the organization of free legal aid and legal aid by appointment and over their state funding. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Konstantin Rivkin
Communicates with state authorities, local authorities, human rights and public organizations. Ensures the implementation of the powers of the Council on the application of incentive measures and types of professional distinctions by preliminary consideration and assessment of the validity of the relevant submissions, participates in the preparation of reports to the Council on the results of consideration of submissions on the application of incentive measures and types of professional distinctions. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Evgeniy Rubinshtein
Participates in the development of programs and methods for advanced training of lawyers and training of interns for lawyers, professional training under these programs, and raising the professional level of lawyers. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Vladimir Ryabtsev
Participates in the control over the organization of free legal aid and legal aid by appointment and over their state funding. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Andrey Suchkov
Participates in the implementation of the program for the use of the information and telecommunication network "Internet" and information technologies in the work of the Chamber of Lawyers. Participates in the development of electronic office work of the Chamber of Lawyers. Participates in the implementation of the project for the interaction of interrogators, investigators, courts of the city of Moscow and the Chamber of Lawyers in the appointment of lawyers as defenders and representatives in accordance with Art. 50-51 Code of Criminal Procedure of the Russian Federation, Art. 50 Code of Civil Procedure of the Russian Federation and art. 54 CAS RF. Participates in the organization of free legal aid and legal aid by appointment and for their state funding. Participates in the work on the revealed facts of unfair advertising of advocacy in the media and in the information and telecommunication network "Internet". Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Yuly Tay
Interacts with the Federal Financial Monitoring Service (Rosfinmonitoring). Participates in the development of programs and methods for advanced training of lawyers and training of interns for lawyers, professional training under these programs, and raising the professional level of lawyers. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Marina Titievskaya
Interacts with the Federal Financial Monitoring Service (Rosfinmonitoring). Carries out the organization and holding of festive events, business and creative meetings, works on interaction with the Bar Chambers of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation for the joint holding of these events. Coordinates the interaction of the Council of the Bar Association with the Council of Young Advocates. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Maxim Ustinyuk
Participates in the implementation of the program for the use of the information and telecommunication network "Internet" and information technologies in the work of the Chamber of Lawyers. Participates in the development of electronic office work of the Chamber of Lawyers. Supervises the work of the website of the Chamber of Lawyers in the information and telecommunications network "Internet". Participates in the work on the revealed facts of unfair advertising of advocacy in the media and the Internet information and telecommunication network. Organizes work related to resolving issues related to providing the Chamber of Lawyers with office space. Organizes work on representation of the Chamber of Advocates in courts. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Igor Fleyshman
Council Member
Organizes and conducts sports competitions, ceremonial events, business and creative meetings, works on interaction with the Bar Chambers of the constituent entities of the Russian Federation and the Federal Chamber of Lawyers of the Russian Federation to jointly hold these events. Ensures the implementation of the powers of the Council on the application of incentive measures and types of professional distinctions by preliminary consideration and assessment of the validity of the relevant submissions, participates in the preparation of reports to the Council on the results of consideration of submissions on the application of incentive measures and types of professional distinctions. Interacts with the Federal Financial Monitoring Service (Rosfinmonitoring). Participates in the implementation of the program for the use of the information and telecommunication network "Internet" and information technologies in the work of the Chamber of Lawyers.
Participates in the implementation of the project for the interaction of interrogators, investigators, courts of the city of Moscow and the Chamber of Lawyers in the appointment of lawyers as defenders and representatives in accordance with Art. 50–51 Code of Criminal Procedure of the Russian Federation, Art. 50 Code of Civil Procedure of the Russian Federation and art. 54 CAS RF. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.
Dmitriy Kharitonov
Carries out interaction with the Commission of the Council of the Moscow Bar Association on the protection of the rights of lawyers, including on issues of ensuring and representing the interests of lawyers on the protection of their social and professional rights. Prepares draft decisions of the Council of the Chamber of Lawyers on disciplinary proceedings and draft responses, legal opinions and clarifications on appeals from citizens, organizations and requests from lawyers on issues of advocacy.