What the team is known for
Large disputes team with an impressive litigation practice and an experienced international disputes team. Houses domestic commercial litigation expertise, regularly acting on contractual disputes and debt recovery cases as well as intellectual property, liability and shareholder disputes. Also acts on international arbitration and cross-border litigation for major domestic companies and state bodies. International corporate conflicts and construction-related arbitration are further areas of experience. Draws its clients from a variety of sectors, including banking, pharmaceuticals and insurance. Additionally maintains a market-leading white-collar crime team, representing corporate defendants as well as business people in financial crime, alleged tax evasion and abuse of power cases.
An impressed client highlights the team's dedication, commenting: "They concentrate on achieving the results," and adding: "If we need additional support, they will provide everything."
"Their quick reaction is important for us and they give quick solutions. They write in a good and constructive way,"
Another client says: "They have an excellent understanding of the local legal system," adding: "They don't just look at the legal questions but they see the whole situation in the environment."
Represented BlaBlaCar as a respondent in a class action dispute relating to car pooling and information displayed on its online platform.
moves up in the rankings as a result of positive market acclaim and visibility on significant cases. He is recognised for his activity in a variety of corporate disputes and is also active in handling secondary liability cases. He also assists with disputes relating to audits by the authorities. "He is a person who always finds a way and never says no. He always gets back to me right on time,"
a client says.
is recognised as a notable name in handling high-impact contentious cases. He offers strategic domestic law insight to major Russian clients.
regularly represents domestic and international clients in corporate litigation, including shareholder disputes. He also handles international arbitration mandates and cross-border litigation. Additionally, he acts as an arbitrator. "His strength lies in his calm and balanced personality,"
a source says.
remains a well-established figure in the Russian market. He oversees the practice, lending his significant experience in international arbitration mandates. Market commentators highlight his strong presentation skills. He also acts as an arbitrator.
maintains a strong reputation in the Russian litigation market. He possesses considerable experience in commercial disputes and insolvency proceedings. Sources point to his in-depth knowledge of market practice as a key strength. "When you listen to him you get worried about your position,"
a source says.
Burkovskaya possesses extensive expertise in white-collar crime mandates, often defending high net worth individuals in criminal proceedings concerning fraud and tax evasion. Sources value her efficiency, with an impressed client enthusing: "We always get the support."
Another client adds: "I would get a response immediately,"
also saying: "Everything was clear."