Stepan Aksyutkin heads the company’s environmental practice and leads a team of professional ecologists.
His areas of professional competence are environmental law, the economic rationale for investments in environmental area and administrative practice.
He is an expert in the field of environmental and legal support for major infrastructure projects focused on wastewater disposal and waste management, as well as the use of the best available technologies in the environmental field.
Stepan has many years of experience in representing clients before the State control and supervision bodies, within the framework of control and supervisory activities, as well as in Due Diligence processes and in support of investment projects. The projects implemented under his leadership have been repeatedly certified to ISO standards and have received prizes in the EcoVADIS system.
Stepan’s professional experience includes environmental management of the largest waste management operators (waste utilizers, waste storage and disposal facilities), legal support in disputes between the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources and regional supervision with solid waste landfills and waste carriers, cases of environmental damage recovery and numerous administrative cases.
Conducts professional activities in the field of environmental law since 2012.
Participation in a dispute between the St. Petersburg State Unitary Enterprise “Plant for Mechanized Processing of Household Waste-2” and the Department of the Federal Service for Supervision of Natural Resources in the North-West District on the abolition and invalidation of claims for payments for negative impact on the environment; (case number A56-78590 / 2012 and A56-78594 / 2012).
Representing the interests of Novy Svet – ECO LLC in arbitration courts of all instances of the North-West Federal District against the Department of the Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural resources in the North-West Federal District on the recovery of fees for negative environmental impact.
Judicial protection of the interests of Poliplast-Yug LLC in relation to the permitted use of land plots in a capital construction project (determination of the size of the sanitary protection zone).
Defending the interests of “Russky Losos” LLC against the claim of the Department of the Federal Service for the Supervision of Natural Resources in the North-West Federal District in a case of compensation for damage caused to the environment.
St. Petersburg State University