Ilya Simon Goldshteyn

Ilya Goldshteyn is an Associate in our Dispute Resolution practice.


Previously, Ilya formed part of the Litigation & Arbitration team at one of the largest Russian law firms, and also worked at KPMG Tax & Legal.


Primary Practice Focus
: Dispute Resolution

Industry Sectors: Energy & Natural Resources, Fintech & Financial Institutions

Languages: English, Russian, Spanish

Landmark engagement experience

  • Representing a major Russian contractor in a dispute in Vietnam arising out of an EPC contract in arbitration under the SIAC Rules

  • Representing a Russian manufacturer in a dispute arising out of a contract to supply equipment to Cuba in arbitration under the ICC Rules

  • Representing a large construction-engineering enterprise, including before the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, in an environmental dispute resulting from the dumping of a vessel in the Caspian Sea

  • Representing members of a bank’s board of directors in a bankruptcy matter regarding directors’ subsidiary liability

  • Representing Client in an international arbitration against a sovereign state under the ICSID AF Rules

  • Advising one of the largest private investment groups on the possible ways to recover debt under bond loans in several jurisdictions

  • Advising a major Russian resource company in a cross-border corporate conflict


  • LLM, Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), International Law School, 2020

  • LLB (with honours), Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO), International Institute of Energy Policy and Diplomacy, 2018


  • Russia, 2018

International Experience
Ilya Simon Goldshteyn