Ivan Tebenev

Junior Associate

- ivan.tebenev@birchlegal.ru

Practice areas


Ivan specializes in dispute resolution and has experience in representing clients in bankruptcy cases as well as inheritance disputes. Ivan participates in consulting for Russian and international companies in connection with their operations in Russia. He is actively engaged in academic research and has been published in a leading legal journal.


  • advising a major manufacturer of healthy food products on the process of registering trademarks
  • representing a logging company in a dispute regarding compensation for damage caused by its employee as a result of a car accident
  • advising a toy manufacturer on its contractual work with its counterparties
  • representing bankruptcy managers in various bankruptcy disputes, including disputes on subsidiary liability and challenging transactions

Ivan’s experience includes his projects before joining BIRCH LEGAL.


2023–2026Saint Petersburg State University, Post-graduate studies in private law
2023Saint Petersburg State University, Master’s Degree in Law in the field of “Civil Law, Family Law” (with honors)
2022Law Institute “M-Logos”, professional development program “Contract Law, Law of Obligations”
2021Saint Petersburg State University, Bachelor’s Degree in Law


  • English
  • Russian


2023–pres.Junior Associate, BIRCH LEGAL
2022–2023Junior Associate, IMPRAVO
2020Legal Trainee, VERSUS.Legal