Senior Associate

Stanislav Karandasov

Stanislav Karandasov is a senior associate with RGP’s Dispute Resolution practice. He has extensive experience in representing clients in international arbitration proceedings under UNCITRAL, ICC and ICAC Rules. Stanislav’s practice focuses on the resolution of cross border disputes in Russian courts, specifically on the recognition and enforcement of foreign court judgments and arbitral awards. In addition, Stanislav is well versed in bankruptcy proceedings, including cross border bankruptcy cases.


Having successfully worked at leading Russian law firms for over 10 years, Stanislav has unique experience in handling complex litigation and arbitration proceedings. His degree in global economics gives him a thorough insight into clients’ business operations and the ability to offer optimal and unorthodox solutions.


Primary Practice Focus: Dispute Resolution

Languages: English, Russian

Stanislav Karandasov
Senior Associate
Landline   +7 495 139 6500

International experience

31 jurisdictions

Landmark engagement experience

International Arbitration

  • Representing the Russian Federation in a US$1 billion tax dispute arising out of a production sharing agreement
  • Representing a subsidiary of Rosatom State Atomic Energy Corporation in €5 million international arbitration proceedings according to the ICC Rules in a dispute arising out of a supply agreement
  • Advising a European insurance company in connection with a ₽70+ million dispute with reinsurers in arbitration proceedings according to the ICAC Rules


  • Representing a major foreign bank before the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation in connection with a ₽1+ billion case related to the invalidity of loan agreements and security transactions
  • Successfully representing a client before the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation in a landmark case related to disputing a bank transaction as a part of bankruptcy proceedings controlled by the Deposit Insurance Agency
  • Representing a drilling company in its dispute with an oil producer related to the recovery of losses in excess of ₽500 million
  • Representing a foreign bank in connection with the protection of its assets valued in excess of ₽20 billion in the multijurisdictional bankruptcy of an Irish billionaire


  • International Commercial Arbitration studies, University College London, 2017
  • English Legal Methods Programme, University of Cambridge, UK, 2012
  • Ph.D. in Economics (Finance, Money Circulation and Credit), Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, 2011
  • B.Ec. (Global Economics), Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, 2009
  • LL.B. (International Law), Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, 2009


  • Advocate, 2013
  • Russia, 2009

Recognitions & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers 2020-2022 - ranked among top Arbitration and Mediation lawyers in Russia
  • The Legal 500 "Arbitration Powerlist: CIS and Caucasus" - recommended among the leading arbitration experts of the region in 2020
  • Recommended by "Kommersant" newspaper rating

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