Evgeny Kozlov is an Ottawa lawyer who provides legal services to individuals and enterprises in English and Russian. Evgeny acquired considerable international experience during his military career (military missions, disarmament process, and a UN peacekeeping mission), and while working on various international projects in Central Asia for the World Bank, EBRD and ADB. Evgeny’s international experience includes work in the following areas: international military cooperation, peacekeeping, restructuring and privatization of public enterprises, the strengthening of institutional capacity and law reform.
After graduating from the University of Ottawa’s law school in 2009, Evgeny articled at a national law firm in Ottawa, where he gained valuable experience in such areas of law as international trade law, commercial litigation, competition law and business law.
Evgeny has represented clients before the Ontario Court of Justice, Divisional Court and administrative tribunals on various matters ranging from commercial litigation to wrongful dismissal and business law.
In addition to his BA in Linguistics from Moscow University of Foreign Languages, Evgeny has three law degrees: LL.M in civil law (the International University of Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz Republic – passing with highest honours), Juris Doctor (JD) in common law (the University of Ottawa, Canada) and LL.M in International Business Law (University of Cumbria, UK – passing with merit).
Evgeny is an extremely well-traveled person who lived, studied and worked in a multicultural environment in various countries: Russia, Canada, USA, Great Britain, Baltic countries, Central Asian republics, Iraq and Cambodia.
Evgeny speaks English, French and Russian.