MRBA lawyer. Member of the expanded board of the Coordination Council
. Mikhail is responsible for issues of justice in the National Anti-Crisis Management
He posted on his Facebook page about the country's topical events (in particular, this post
dated September 1, 2020, caught the authorities' attention), and also spoke about the situation in an interview (similarly, this material
dated September 6, 2020, has also attracted the attention of the state agencies).
For these statements, the MRBA disciplinary commission reprimanded
the lawyer.On February 8, 2021
, the Ministry of Justice sent Mikhail a notice of consideration of the issue of revoking his license in connection with the abovementioned statements (1
) signed by the Head of the Advocacy and Licensing Department D. Podlesskaya.On February 12, 2021
, Mikhail sent
a request for clarification of the statements that served as the basis for revoking the license, to which no response was received.On February 19, 2021
, the Qualification Commission for Advocacy of the Ministry of Justice decided
to deprive Mikhail Kirilyuk of his lawyer's license. The press service of the Ministry of Justice indicated the following rationale for the decision: "Attorney Maxim Kirilyuk has made public statements on the global computer network Internet, containing rude, tactless expressions in relation to representatives of state bodies, which is unacceptable."