Pavel Bulgakov has been the founder and managing partner of BKMP LEGAL since 2012. Pavel has extensive experience in complex litigation and arbitration and is the head of the company's litigation and dispute resolution practice. Pavel also advises major international and Russian clients in corporate law, specializing in such issues as creation and optimization of holding structures, M&A and corporate restructuring transactions, litigation and corporate dispute resolution, as well as general corporate issues.
Pavel Bulgakov
Managing Partner
Work experience
Pavel Bulgakov has extensive professional experience as an in-house lawyer in large international corporations in the oil and gas industry and the retail sector.

In 2012, Pavel Bulgakov established BKMP Legal law firm, where he played a key role in building and developing business as a founder and managing partner. Over the years of successful work, BKMP LEGAL has proved itself as a leading law firm in the Russian market.

The regular customers of the company include many large international and Russian corporations, market leaders in their industry. The results of the firm's work were highly appreciated by leading Russian and international legal ratings, such as 300, Kommersant, and The Best Lawyers. In 2022, the firm was also nominated for the first time in the Chambers Europe international rating.

Pavel represents clients across a wide range of industries, including Oil & Gas, IT, Banking & Investment, Retail, Automotive, Construction & Real Estate sectors, etc.

Pavel Bulgakov graduated with honours from the Faculty of Law of the Russian State Social University (RSSU) with a degree in civil law. He got additional education at the Moscow State Institute of International Relations (MGIMO) and the Russian School of Private Law.
Fluent in English.