The Russian Law Award named after Valery Abramovich Musin for his contribution to the development of energy law was established by the Association of Lawyers of Russia in 2018.
The award was established in memory of the famous Russian scientist, lawyer, Doctor of Law – Valery Abramovich Musin (28.03.1939-22.12.2015), is a symbol of recognition of the merits of an outstanding scientist and a sign that the Association of Lawyers of Russia strives to support the development of legal science. The prize is awarded on December 3, Lawyer's Day.
State Secretary-Deputy Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation Anastasia Bondarenko.
Doctor of Law, Professor, Honored Lawyer of the Republic of Tatarstan, Head of the Laboratory of Problems of Subsurface Use, Ecology and Fuel and Energy Complex of the Institute of Problems of Ecology and Subsurface Use of the Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tatarstan Roza Salieva.
Chairman of the Gazprom Management Board Alexey Miller.
Doctor of Law, Professor, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation, Professor of the Department of Legal Regulation of the Fuel and Energy Complex of MGIMO Lyubov Shevchenko.
On December 3, 2018, on the Day of the Lawyer, the first winners were awarded, which were the Rector of St. Petersburg State University Nikolai Kropachev and the Deputy Managing Director-Director of Legal Affairs of PJSC Mosenergo Anna Efimova.