Alexander Dolgov is a partner and head of the Infrastructure, Energy and Public Private Partnerships group in Russia and CIS, Central Asia and Caucasus. He is the co-managing partner of our Moscow office. He has advised international and Russian banks, international financial institutions, public authorities at various levels, sponsors and borrowers.

    Alexander is a member of the UNECE Working Party on Public-Private Partnerships, chairman of the PPP Committee of the Franco-Russian Chamber of Commerce, chairman of Eurasian Investment Council and member of the PPP Committee of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation.

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    • Developing tender documentation and drafting concession agreement for LLC Avtodor-Invest in relation to Central Ring Road (CRR) concession project (3rd and 4th sections). Providing complex legal support for preparation of the tender, tendering stage, commercial and financial close. (The Best Infrastructure Deal of 2017 by The Lawyer European Award 2017.)
    • Advising PJSC Sberbank on standard legal documentation, including concession agreement and direct agreement as part of the “packaged solution” for concession projects in the sphere of housing and public utilities and the pilot project in the town of Yasnogorsk (Tula Region). (RosInfra Award 2017 for the contribution in PPP development.)
    • Advising LLC MK Unix in relation to several healthcare concession and PPP projects in various Russian regions (including Irkutsk, Yakutsk and Komi).
    • Advising Tollway in relation to several railway overpasses concession in Moscow and Leningrad regions.
    • Advising EBRD on a number of legal reforms and pilot PPP projects in their countries of operation, including Armenia, Georgia, Serbia and Ukraine, as well as at the CIS level and on capital markets reform in Central Asia.
    • Advising IFC on the first PPP project in Kyrgyzstan in respect of dialysis centers.
    • Advising Novaport-Invest in relation to concession agreement for reconstruction and operation of the Perm airport (Bolshoe Savino).
    • Advising PJSC Sberbank on a “packaged solution” for concession agreements in the sphere of education.
    • Advising Development Fund of Khanty-Mansiysk Autonomous District on the development of standard legal documentation (concession agreement and tender documentation) for the purposes of preparation and implementation of concession projects in respect of schools in KhMAO.
    • Advising a consortium of investors, including RDIF, Pizzarotti and Leader, with regard to the complex structuring of the project based on the private concession initiative for financing, construction and chargeable operation of four railway overpasses in Moscow Region and preparing legal documentation, including advising during negotiations with Moscow Region Government.
    • Advising RT-Invest on the development of an organizational and legal model for the implementation of a pilot investment project to create an integrated waste management system which provides for the construction of enterprises for the thermal processing of solid municipal waste into electricity and heat.
    • Advising JSC High-Speed Rail Lines in respect of HSR Moscow – Kazan.
    • Advising Ural High-Speed Rail Line on unsolicited proposal in respect of concession agreement for HSR Ekaterinburg – Chelyabinsk.
    • Advising DSK Avtoban on the project of construction and operation of the motorway of the Republic of Komi "Syktyvkar – Ukhta – Pechora – Usinsk – Naryan-Mar" on the sites of the village Small Pen – village Irael – village Kager (the project reached successful commercial and financial close with JSC "Gazprombank" in April 2016).
    • Advising DSK Avtoban with regard to preparation for the tender and participation in the tender for the right to conclude a long-term investment agreement with respect to the federal motorway M-3 "Ukraine" (the winner of the tender).
    • Advising LLC Koltsovo-Invest on the legal development of the airport development project in Perm.
    • Advising PET Technology, tender winner for the right to conclude concession agreements for the establishment of oncoradiological centers in Podolsk and Balashikha (Moscow Region) (complex legal support during the preparation for the tender and for commercial and financial closure).
    • Advising PJSC ChelPipe (ChTPZ) on the unsolicited proposal in respect of concession agreement for the construction and operation of the ice arena in Ozersk (Chelyabinsk Region).
    • Advising PJSC Sberbank and LLC RIK on the concession project for the construction and operation of bridges across the rivers Kama and Bui in Udmurtia Region on a fee basis. Complex legal support at the stages of preparation for the tender, participation in the tender, commercial and financial closure (the first regional concession project in the road sector in Russia which reached commercial and financial closure).
    • Advising a consortium of participants regarding a PPP tender for Pulkovo Airport in St. Petersburg.


    • University of London, Queen Mary and Westfield College, LL.M., with merit, 2005
    • Moscow State Inst. of International Relations, LL.B. with honors, 2002


    • Russia


    • Russian
    • English
    • German
    • Recognized in Chambers Europe 2020 for: Russia - PPP
    • Recognized in The Legal 500 Europe, Middle East & Africa 2019 for Russia – PPP and Infrastructure Projects as Leading Individual
    • Recognized in Chambers Europe 2019 for: Russia - PPP
    • Highly regarded in IFLR1000 2019 for banking, debt and equity capital markets, project development, project finance, and restructuring and insolvency, with an emphasis on the energy, transport, utilities, oil and gas, mining and social infrastructure sectors
    • Leading Lawyer in IFLR1000, in association with Petroleum Economist, in the Energy and Infrastructure Guide in 2014-2016
    • Recognized in Best Lawyers in Russia in the area of Project Finance and Development Practice in 2013-2017

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