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Maksimilian A. Grishin


Possesses 12 years of experience in dispute resolution in Russia, with a strong focus on defamation, privacy, and data protection disputes.


The National Research University – Higher School of Economics, Faculty of Law (Specialist Degree in Laws)



Maksimilian Grishin advises on bringing and defending defamation claims for clients including large corporates and high net worth individuals, and media crisis management. Over the decade of supporting the most complex and conflicting projects in the country, Maksimilian has gained unique experience in legal interaction with authors and online platforms that distribute negative content. He has successful and precedent practice in locking accounts of violators and removing infringing content.


During his career he handled a variety of contentious media matters such as social media, privacy, corporate data protection, cybersecurity, and more. His practice also includes IP work, where he regularly advises IT companies and software developers on copyright disputes.


Maksimilian Grishin has a close knowledge of and extensive professional practice relating to major land disputes, internal company disputes, civil claims arising from employment issues, and moral damages.


Awards and recognition:

  • Best Lawyers International 2022 Leading lawyer in Litigation for Russia


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Today we are working on projects for more than 400 active clients


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