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What the team is known for

Excellent employment team with a strong disputes practice. Specialises in contentious cases, representing major corporates in collective disputes and disputes with individuals, including liability and unfair dismissal cases. Client roster features leading multinational and domestic clients in the energy, retail, banking and pharmaceutical industries. Additionally knowledgeable in handling  internal investigations and redundancy-related mandates.

Strengths

Sources praise the group as an "excellent team" that is among the "leaders" in the market.

A client appreciates that the team's advice is "practical, business-oriented and straight to the point."

Notable practitioners

Marina Ryzhkova maintains her reputation as a leading expert on employment matters. She provides enviable expertise in contentious matters, particularly highly complex labour disputes. "She is a star individual indeed," confirms a source,adding:"She does a fantastic job."

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Overview

Dentons’ Russia Employment practice’s lawyers advise on the full spectrum of employment-related matters, including but not limited to:

  • Drafting employment contracts and verifying their compliance with the law and special requirements and objectives of the employer.
  • Advising on HR documentation.
  • Advising on migration issues.
  • Advising on employment issues arising in the course of an employer’s restructuring.
  • Advising on the termination of employment relations on various grounds.
  • Advising on complex legal issues, including changes in working conditions, transfer to other work, issues relating to determining the amount of remuneration due to an employee.
  • Auditing labor law compliance.
  • Advising on health and safety matters, including investigation of work place accidents.
  • Advising on benefits, guarantees and compensations for employees with special working conditions.
  • Interacting with trade unions, representation of the employer in collective negotiations, assisting with concluding collective bargaining agreements, assistance in settling collective disputes.
  • Providing full legal support for companies during audits of labor law compliance by the State Labor Inspectorate and prosecution service.
  • Representing companies in litigation and out-of-court resolution of individual and collective disputes.
  • Advising on the material liability of companies and/or employees, compensation of harm.
  • Advising on agency labor, outsourcing and out–staffing.

Members

Ryzhkova, Marina (Head of Department)

Employment

Dentons

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Location

7 Lesnaya Street

White Gardens Business Center

Moscow

Moscow

Russia

125047

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Ranked Lawyers

Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

Russia

Employment


Marina Ryzhkova
Star Individuals