Advocate / Managing Partner Moscow
Commercial, Corporate and M&A, Dispute resolution, Russia and C.I.S., Technology
T: +7 495 800 15 40
M: +7 985 768 17 62
Russia and CIS
Igor Porokhin is a Russian attorney-at-law (advocate). He specializes in the areas of corporate and commercial law, M&A, real estate, space commercial law and space communications. For about 20 years, Igor Porokhin has been involved in major international space and telecommunications projects. He has also participated in the development of a number of international space conventions and agreements and represented Russia at diplomatic and other international conferences. Igor Porokhin is also experienced in a wide variety of M&A transactions/joint ventures, including in the fields of telecom, real estate and space.
Igor Porokhin is a lecturer on international space law at the RUDN University in Moscow, one of the leading state higher educational institutions of Russia.
InSpace Consulting (established the law firm) - 1995
Magnusson (head of Moscow office) - 2005
- Worked as a lawyer in the field of foreign trade before establishing InSpace Consulting;
- Involved in major international space projects for over 20 years;
- He has received numerous distinctions: by Federal Space Agency with a medal for individual contribution in the implementation of international space programmes and projects (2006); certfificates from Moscow Regional Bar for his professional achievements in business law (2005, 2011).
Law with Honours (University of Moscow) - 1985
Diploma with Honours (Russian Academy for Foreign Trade) - 1993
Admitted in Russia (attorney-at-law);
Member of the Russian Bar Association;
Honorary member of the Moscow Regional Bar.
Member of the International Institute of Space Law (IISL);
Academician of the Russian Academy of Cosmonautics