Victor Radnaev is a counsel at RGP’s Dispute Resolution practice. He specializes on cross border litigation and international arbitration, including complicated cases with parallel litigations in several jurisdictions. Victor has profound experience in handling international arbitration proceedings under the rules of several arbitral institutions such as LCIA, ICC, SCC, Swiss Rules, JAMS, ICAC, UNCITRAL representing clients’ interests in complex commercial and corporate disputes. Included into the Russian Arbitrators Guide: Next Generation (2021).


For the past 11 years, Victor worked at one of the leading Russian law firms. In 2017-2018 Victor was a trainee at Bredin Prat, a leading French law firm.


Primary Practice Focus: Dispute Resolution

Languages: Russian, English

Victor Radnaev
Landline   +74951396500

Landmark engagement experience

Throughout his career Victor represented clients in various cases, including:

  • Representing the Russian Federation in a US$1 billion tax dispute arising out of a production sharing agreement
  • Representing a CIS-based client in a dispute from a settlement agreement and buyout of an interest in a business worth approximately $300 million
  • Representing a client in a dispute between a creditor from CIS and a Russian public entity out of an allegedly concluded settlement agreement
  • Advising a number of clients in connection with proceedings in the High Court of England to establish a partnership, determine the value of shares and recover damages from its non-payment
  • Advising a client in connection with an LCIA proceeding to compel a stock buyout
  • Advising clients in connection with public law proceedings in a number of foreign jurisdictions
  • Representing a client in LCIA proceeding to recover unpaid portion of purchase agreement price
  • Advising a client on asset protection in a number of Eastern European countries in connection with corporate conflict and debt restructuring


  • ICC Advanced Arbitration Academy for Central and Eastern Europe, 2014-2015
  • PhD, Moscow State University, 2007
  • DL, Buryat State University, 2002


  • Advocate, 2006
  • Russia, 2002

Recognitions & Awards

  • The Best Lawyers 2019-2022 -  ranked among the top Arbitration & Mediation, International Arbitration and Litigation lawyers in Russia
  • The Legal 500 EMEA 2021 – Rising stars: Dispute Resolution: Arbitration and Mediation
  • Who's Who Legal Arbitration 2021 listed among Future Leaders – Non-Partners

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