Mikhail Orlov appointed Partner of Tax and Legal Services, KPMG in Russia and CIS

Mikhail Orlov has been appointed Partner of Tax and Legal Services, Leader of the Resolution of Tax Disputes department of KPMG in Russia and CIS.

Prior to joining KPMG, Mikhail was a lawyer at ‘Andrei Makarov & Aleksandr Tobak’ Law Firm, where he focused on supporting clients in tax related disputes, conducted cases in arbitrazhniy (commercial) courts and courts of general jurisdiction, provided legal assistance in criminal cases, investigation, examination and trial. Before that, Mikhail acted as Head of the Taxation Policy Department with the Russian Ministry of Economic Development and Trade.

Mikhail holds a position of an Associate Professor of the Finance Law Chair of the Law Department at the State University - Higher School of Economics. He is also a Chairman of the Tax Law Expert Council in the Budget and Tax Committee of Russian State Duma.

Mikhail graduated from the Moscow State Law Academy specialized in Jurisprudence. He holds a doctor’s degree in jurisprudence (Candidate of Legal Sciences).


May 26, 2010