About us

Our area is nature and law. We are interested in any case related to ecology, nature and its phenomena.

Water, land, air, forest, minerals, production and consumption waste, crops and harvests, natural elements (storms and floods). We are a team of specialists (attorneys, lawyers, environmentalists) specialized in protection of violated rights in the field of nature.
I am Yevgeny Zharov
I am the managing partner of ZHAROV GROUP, attorney, candidate of economic sciences and a partner at the OK FDP Law Bureau.
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2002 year
In my second year at university I got interested in ecology and joined a research developers group related to the development of approaches to assess the state of a water body.
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2007 year
I began an active judicial practice, representing the interests of legal entities as a consultant. Was involved in administrative and business law in a large consulting company, carrying out business inspections and actively participated in arbitration courts.
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2008 year
After graduating post-graduate programme, he defended his thesis on the problems of interaction of ecology and economics with opponents in the face of scientists of the Russian Academy of Sciences. four
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2015 year
I received a lawyer's license and swore allegiance to the profession. Nowadays, environmental law is becoming established in Russia and we need to stay aware of its progress. I represent the interests of legal entities in disputes with government bodies. five
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2018 year
The Russian Academy of Natural Sciences in the framework of the international competition EcoWorld-2018, has awarded my team a high award for the contribution to environmental policy and environmental protection. We are the only team of lawyers in Russia that has received such an award.
Our mission:
Finding a balance between nature and economy. Our every action leads to a result.
Company`s philosophy
ZHAROV GROUP
  • We create the most open system in the field of ecology, we inform about events and results
  • Open and honest relationships are the basis for effective solutions and long-term cooperation
  • For an objective assessment, we go to the site and inspect the production, we equip research expeditions
ZHAROV GROUP
Company`s philosophy
  • We create the most open system in the field of ecology, we inform about events and results
  • Open and honest relationships are the basis for effective solutions and long-term cooperation
  • For an objective assessment, we go to the site and inspect the production, we equip research expeditions
Our team
We are a team of experts. In the last 3 years we have specialized in environmental management and protection.
Our team
We are a team of experts. In the last 3 years we have specialized in environmental management and protection.
Evgeny Zharov

Lawyer. Experience: 11 years of experiennce in judical work and challenging the acts of state bodies. Won cases in favor of enterprises in the amount of 3 billion rubles. Significant cases: A82-6142 / 2016 on recovery of damage to a water body (88 million), A54-2442 / 2017 and A54-1792 / 2017: criminal, administrative, civil liability for the loss of biological resources; A51-26672 / 2018 (646 million) forest and soil damage; recovery of damages A72-15459 / 2016 (898 million), A82-7739 / 2018 receiving and transporting wastewater to its own sewer; №А72-2751 / 2012, А72-3019 / 2012, А72-11183 / 2012, А72-1498 / 2010 cases in favor of the city budget and restoration of the right of city residents to a favorable environment and recovery of damages for the repair of apartment buildings, in connection with an emergency at federal high-risk facilities
Anton Babchenko

Lawyer. Experience:Won cases of recovery in the amount of 10 billion rubles, on the side of state bodies. Significant cases: А40-176281 / 2017 case on recovery of damage to soils as a result of unauthorized disposal of waste from oil production - drill cuttings; A45-12659 / 2017 - a case challenging the claim for compensation for damage caused to the subsoil (2 billion rubles); A40-133019 / 2013 - a case of collecting fees for negative impact for waste disposal in the amount of 1.3 billion rubles from the refinery
Alexey Neofitov

Lawyer. Experience: leading specialist expert of the legal support department of the Department of the Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural Resources in the Central Federal District, 5 years of judical experience. Won cases of collection in the amount of 600 million rubles. on the side of state bodies. Significant cases: fee for NVOS A47-3943 / 13 of the RF Armed Forces, A40-58632 / 14
А47-3943/13 ВС РФ, А40-58632/14 (366 billion rubles), А40-184644/15 (19 billion rubles)(, А40-90887/16 (139 billion rubles), А41-20116/16 (46 billion rubles), А40-90777/16 (87 billion rubles)
Leonid Kovalev

Lawyer. Experience: Head of the Information and Analytical Department of the FSBI Lead Research Institute of Nature Conservation, Chairman of the Board of the Scientific Research Center for Ecological Safety and Expertise
Eliza Azizova

Lawyer. Experience: forensic expert of the EFC (Expert Forensic Center) of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs in the Saratov Region, coordinator of the expert group at the Forensic Examination Center
Our results
We are a team of experts. In the last 3 years we have specialized in
disputes on environmental management and protection
Our results
We are a team of experts. In the last 3 years we have specialized in disputes on environmental management and protection
In the amount of 1.2 billion rubles
We have successfully challenged environmental damage claims for 2018-2019
In the amount of 650 million rubles
We have justified the cost of environmental measures
In the amount of 1.4 billion rubles
We have prepared positions for enterprises, as a result of which companies legally have not overpaid for negative environmental impacts
For 10 billion rubles
We have protected acts for enterprises and restored violated rights of citizens to a favorable environment
In the amount of 1.2 billion rubles
We have recovered the debt for the supply of energy resources and losses since 2017
Challenged 2 illegal criminal prosecutions
We have challenged two illegal criminal prosecutions and two claims of subsidiary liability