Work done examples
  • Mediated a corporate dispute between an entrepreneur and an investor over conditions of stopping the ongoing court proceedings and settling financial differences.
  • Represented Russian confection manufacturer in a complex long-running dispute (had gone 2 years before) with a British manufacturer of the industrial packaging equipment, claiming compensation for its underperformance under a manufacturing and supply contract. The case was amicably settled (compensation paid in full) within 10 months of negotiation to the complete satisfaction of the client and resulted in continuing business between the parties.
  • Drafted various international contracts, including contract for the supply and installation of complex industrial equipment (with provisions for training); an international novation contract for a buyer of industrial equipment; numerous franchise, distributorship and supply contracts for various businesses; research and development and marketing agreement; contractual manufacturing agreements in a pharmaceutical business.
  • Provided proactive training for negotiating team members and conducted successful international contract negotiations with counter-parties in Russia, Ukraine, England, Spain, Italy, Switzerland, Austria, India, China and Japan – major state-owned and private corporations and representing the interests of my clients – leaders in their respective market segments in Russia and the CIS.
  • Provided legal and accountancy services on a long-term contractual basis for a number of Russian limited companies, not-for-profit organisations and representative offices of foreign companies in Moscow, including preparation and filing of accounts and reporting under Russian law, day-to-day legal consultancy on various issues of Russian tax, business, labor and civil law.
  • Provided corporate secretary services in the UK, including preparation and filing of annual returns to the Companies House, dealing with chartered accountants in the course of preparation of annual and VAT accounts, liaising with local corporate bankers, drafting various ordinary and special resolutions, director's orders and corporate bylaws, for a number of UK registered corporations (clients since 2003), acting on behalf of B.B.C.Group Ltd, London
Other qualifications and memberships
Personal Leadership workshop, Harald Mayer, Offenburg University of Applied Sciences, Certificate 05.2015

Contract Management: Building Relationships in Business, MOOC, University of Southampton and IACCM, Certificate of Completion 05.2015

Member of the International Association for Contract and Commercial Management (IACCM) since 01.2015

Global Corporate Lawyering and Compliance course, PERICLES ABLE (American Business and Legal Education) Project, Moscow. Certificate of Completion 07.2014

Global Corporate Counsel & Law Department Management course, PERICLES ABLE (American Business and Legal Education) Project, Moscow. Certificate of Completion 07.2014

Course in Mediation (120 hours), leading to the status of a Professional Mediator in Russia, Scientific and Methodological Centre for Mediation and Law, Moscow, Certificate of Completion 09-11.2013

YMI (Young Mediators Initiative by the International Mediation Institute, The Hague) Mediator since 05.2012
http://imimediation.org/maxims-marinenko

Negotiations Skills Workshop, AIPN The Association of International Petroleum Negotiators, Certificate 05.2012

Natural Resources International Arbitration and Advocacy Skills Training Programme, Centre for Energy, Petroleum and Mineral Law and Policy, University of Dundee, Scotland. Certificate of Completion 06-10.09.2010

Mediation Training Course (40 hours), Global Mediation Services Ltd. Leading to the HKIAC Stage 1 Global Mediation Accreditation and Chartered Institute of Arbitration Module 1 Mediator Accreditation. Certificate 05.2010

4th Cologne Summer Academy on Business Negotiation and Mediation, CENTRAL Center for Transnational Law, Universität zu Koln, Germany. Certificate 09.2009

Legal Writing Level I, PERICLES ABLE American Business and Legal Education Project, Moscow. Certificate 12.2008

Having satisfied the examiners was duly awarded "The Foundation Certificate in International Trust Management" of the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners (STEP) Zurich branch, 05-10.2007
Interests and Responsibilities
Completed research paper on the topic of "Motivation in Workplaces and Project Teams", 05.2015

Took part at the Conference «Mediation: Theory, Practice, Prospects», providing an article «Some issues of regulation of mediator's responsibilities and liability», published in the conference proceedings. 04.2015 Moscow

Completed research work on Commercial Mediator's Responsibilities. Comparative Analysis, 04.2011; the research was published by Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany in 2012

Organised participation, financing and professional training of a student team at the AIPN CEPMLP Student Club for the prestigious 6th ICC International Commercial Mediation Competition, held in Paris (04-07.02.2011). The outstanding performance of the team was awarded by a special prize «Best Use of Mediator»

Completed a series of scientific research projects in the field of negotiation theory published at the Centre for Energy, Petroleum & Mineral Law and Policy Annual Review, including:


President of the AIPN CEPMLP Student Club (09.2009 – до 02.2011)

Fond of classical and jazz music, play chess, do sports regularly.
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