Sergey Lapin, Partner

sergey.lapin (at)


Sergey is specialized in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, international arbitration and WTO law. Sergey has gained a broad experience of advising on deals of large Russian and international companies and investment banks.

Prior to joining Nadmitov, Ivanov and Partners, Sergey Lapin worked as a senior in-house counsel in one of the leading international investment banks. Before that Sergey worked as an associate in several international law firms.


Education & Admission

Master of Laws (M.Juris), Corpus Christi College, Oxford
Degree in law, Niznhy Novgorod State University, admitted to practice law in Russia in 2003
MA in Translation and Interpretation, Nizhny Novgorod State Linguistic University


Recent Publications

Certain Problems of the WTO Dispute Settlement System, Journal of State and Law, 2007, # 9.



English, French, Russian (fluent)