Expert in the field of civil law and state regulation of trade activities, telecommunications, and real property. Took part in the development and amendment of the Federal Law On the Principles of Trade State Regulation in the Russian Federation, Federal Law On Personal Data, Federal Law On Protection of Customer Rights, Tax Code, Federal Law On the National Payment System, and other laws and regulations.
The first in Russia to have established the practice of registering the rights to fiber-optic communication lines as real property assets, currently employed by the federal communications operators to increase the capitalization and legal protection of assets (communication networks).
Represented the interests of ReCom JSC (MTS Group) in the court proceedings resulted in Ruling by the Russian Federation Constitutional Court No. 345-O of October 2, 2003, explaining the illegality of any restrictions on the communication secrecy right, imposed by the authorities performing operational investigations, without a court decision http://www.rg.ru/2003/12/10/svjaz-doc.html.
At different times, Mikhail managed the legal departments of Svyaznoy Group and Mobile TeleSystems PJSC.
Member of the expert councils of the Federal Antimonopoly Service of Russia for retail trade competition development.