Alexander Sysoev | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Alexander Sysoev

Associate, Moscow

T +7 495 645 4902



Alexander is an associate in the Moscow Dispute Resolution practice. He has an experience in both litigation and arbitration matters representing major Russian and foreign companies. He has advised clients on a number of complex finance, construction, insolvency, labor and other disputes, including those involving multiple jurisdictions.

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  • Qualified to practice law in the Russian Federation


  • MA, National Research University – Higher School of Economics, Law Faculty
  • BA, St. Petersburg State University, Law Faculty


  • Russian
  • English


Representing major aircraft leasing companies on repossession of aircraft from various Russian airlines and representing them in Russian courts in related disputes, including insolvency of Transaero.

Advising Bank of Cyprus with respect to Cyprus- and Russia-related court proceedings seeking to recover the debt from a Cyprus-based company and its affiliates.

Representing Credit Europe Bank N.V. and its Russian subsidiary Credit Europe Bank JSC in the insolvency proceedings and a range of related disputes with a Russian company, owning large premises in the center of Moscow, and its beneficiaries in Russia and the Isle of Man. 

Representing Prefa a.s., a major Czech construction company, in Russian courts proceedings over the guarantees issued by a major Russian bank to secure our client’s counterparty’s obligations under a construction contract, which it eventually failed to perform. The case involves parallel ICC arbitration proceedings.