Admitted to the Ukrainian Bar Association. He has been practising law since 1986. Mr Leonov joined the Salkom Law Firm in 2001.
Education: Law School of Kiev National Taras Shevchenko University (1987).
Main areas of practice: civil and commercial law, corporate law, contract law, competition law, tax law, finance and budget law, civil and commercial procedure.
Mr Leonov specialises in the matters of formation and restructuring of companies, corporate disputes resolutions, and transactions with securities.
He provides legal advice in the matters of taxation of cross-border operations and regulatory accounting requirements, and has excellent expertise in complex project finance transactions.
Mr Leonov is also a strong trial lawyer with experience of acting for clients in both domestic and foreign jurisdictions.
He speaks Russian and Ukrainian.