Sergey Yuryev is a partner at CMS Russia and heads the dispute resolution practice. He has worked at the firm since 2000. Before joining CMS, he worked at an American law firm in its Moscow and Baku offices, as well as in the United States.
Mr Yuryev has over 25 years’ experience advising clients in the practice areas of dispute resolution, general commercial law and product liability law. Leading CMS Russia’s dispute resolution practice, he has vast experience in defending clients before the Russian regulatory authorities and courts on product liability matters. Mr Yuryev has represented a range of clients on product liability and professional negligence matters in various industries, including automotive, retail, healthcare and pharmaceuticals. Mr Yuryev holds a Master of Laws degree from the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (1995), as well as an LLM from the Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law of Dallas, Texas (1997). He is fluent in English. One of the leading legal rankings, The Legal 500 EMEA, regularly recognises Sergey Yuryev for dispute resolution, arbitration and mediation in Russia.