Stepan is the Senior Associate of our International commercial arbitration practice. Personally recommended by Best Lawyers 2021 (in two areas: International Arbitration, Litigation). Specializes in resolution of complex disputes complicated by a foreign element. He represents clients in international arbitration and state court litigation. Before KIAP, Stepan served as a deputy head of international legal practice of the premier broadline distributor on the Russian IT market. Has a broad experience of working with Chinese and Hong Kong counterparties in the field of commercial relationships. In 2018, Stepan graduated from the Center for international legal education “Pericles” in Moscow as a Class Valedictorian. Fluent in English.