Aleksey Aronov

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Aleksey Aronov
Legal Director, Co-Head of Customs and Foreign Trade Regulation
Aleksey Aronov
Aleksey Aronov Legal Director, Co-Head of Customs and Foreign Trade Regulation
Leontievsky pereulok, 25
Aleksey Aronov focuses on the legal support of foreign economic activity, customs law and a wide range of regulatory issues. He is experienced in advising on international projects in industrial, trade, telecommunications, transport, logistics, aerospace and high technology sectors.

Aleksey concentrates on issues of import substitution and localisation, special investment contracts and projects related to bringing advanced technologies to Russia.

Aleksey advises on matters related to the regulation of supply, distribution, support and maintenance of equipment and other goods (licensing, certification, registration, declaration of encryption functionality, IP protection, export control issues, economic sanctions, etc).

Aleksey also advises on a wide range of customs law matters, supports clients during customs inspections and appeals in court customs authorities’ decisions based on the results of such inspections, and represents clients in courts in various administrative disputes.

Alexey is recommended in the area of customs law by Pravo-300.
International Law Institute, Law Degree, 2013

Russian Foreign Trade Academy, MBA, 2004

Moscow Automobile and Road Construction State Technical University, Engineer Degree, 1992



Aleksey is a frequent speaker at various customs conferences and training events.


  • 2022-present

    Legal Director, Co-Head of Customs, Denuo (Moscow)
  • 2010-22

    Legal Director, Co-Head of Customs, DLA Piper (Moscow)
  • 2005-09

    Senior Associate, DLA Piper (Moscow)
  • 2004-05

    Head of the Customs Clearance Division, DHL Danzas Air & Ocean (Moscow)
  • 1999-2004

    Associate, Ernst & Young (Moscow)
  • 1995-99

    Regional Customs Manager, The Coca-Cola Company (Moscow)