Artur Leer

Vice-President of AEI

Artur Leer is a practicing corporate lawyer, Vice President of AEI, Managing Partner of Lex Alliance Law Firm (the company is included in the rating of the best law firms in Russia “Pravo-300”), Member of the Financial Legislation Committee at the Association of Russian Lawyers, Member of the Intersectoral Committee under the Commissioner for the Rights of Entrepreneurs of Moscow, speaker at national and international events (International Business Week in Ufa and Ufa Dialogues, “Russia – Islamic World”, Kazanforum, Innoprom, Eastern Economic Forum, St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, and others), author of more than 100 articles and expert comments on professional topics in leading general and dedicated media, mediator (member of the Non-Profit Partnership “National Organization of Mediators”).

Thanks to Mr. Leer’s proactive position in lobbying the interests of the business community, high expertise and involvement, as well as a strong recognizable “personal brand”, many entrepreneurs were able to optimize supply chains, solve tax issues, improve the corporate climate, save their time, and choose the right scaling vector.

Artur Leer takes an active part in the development of legislative initiatives at the Kutafin Moscow State Law University. He is one of the initiators of the Technology Relocation Consortium, and an expert on parallel imports since 2012.

Mr. Leer’s vision is based on changing the world through the improvement of legal remedies, the competent use of legal technology and analytics to develop business and provide services to society.

More than 10 years of Mr. Leer’s practical experience covers projects supporting the activities of medium and large enterprises in the field of cosmetics production (Skincare Group), food industry (Rollton International Holding Structure), automotive industry (Star Dreams), water treatment (KNTP Group), pharmaceutical industry and a number of media companies. Currently, in addition to providing legal support to businesses, he is actively involved in resolving legal issues of non-profit organizations (All-Russian Public Organization “Business Women”, Leukemia Foundation, and others).

He has implemented projects on building the corporate structure, supporting investment projects, mergers and acquisitions, introducing a non-disclosure policy, transferring exclusive rights to trademarks to foreign companies and representing a side of a corporate dispute in court.

Awardee of the medal “Labor Glory of Russia”.

Winner in 2 nominations of the Legal PR Awards: “Trendsetter” and “Peoples’ Friendship”.

Winner in 3 nominations of the Pravo-300 Award.

Graduated the Bauman’s Moscow State Technical University with a degree in Engineering; at the same University Mr. Leer received the Lawyer qualification.