Formerly a partner at King & Spalding, Alla has extensive experience in cross-border transactions, corporate law, and mergers and acquisitions, with a particular focus on telecommunications, media, technology and entertainment law. Alla represents Russian, U.S. and European clients in a broad array of matters requiring deep industry knowledge.

Alla advises major international media and entertainment companies on virtually all legal aspects of the media and entertainment industry, including all matters related to cross-border production and financing, distribution, broadcasting and related intellectual property issues. She also advises these companies on e-commerce and IT, technology and know-how protection, data privacy and security and licensing and domain name protection. She has represented clients in a number of landmark projects, ranging from counseling and contractual work to largest M&A and international arbitrations and litigation.

Frequently ranked as a leading technology, media and telecommunications lawyer, Alla speaks Russian, English, Spanish and French. She has been recognized for TMT law in Russia by Chambers Europe in 2014–2021 and by Legal 500 EMEA in 2007–2010, 2013–2014, 2016 and 2019-2021. Alla is also listed among the Best Lawyers in Russia in 2021.

Alla has authored a number of articles on media and telecoms matters, including most recently the following publication:

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