Lydia Mikheeva is the President of the Russian Civic Chamber, Honored Lawyer of the Russian Federation. She is also the Chairman of the Council of the Sergey Alekseev’s Research Center for Private Law under the President of the Russian Federation. She is a member of the Council under the President of the Russian Federation for Codification and Improvement of Civil Legislation and Scientific Advisory Councils under the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation, the Federal Notary Chamber and the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation. She is also a member of the Higher Examination Commission for the admission of the qualification exam for the position of judge. Lydia Mikheeva has participated in the development of many federal laws, primarily in the area of civil legislation. Since 2004, she has been a teacher at the Russian School of Private Law and is a member of the Dissertation Council at Lomonosov Moscow State University. Lydia Mikheeva is Doctor of Law, Professor, author of more than 150 publications.