Lexfort

General Business Law Department

Russia Regions
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What the team is known for Strong Siberian firm based in Omsk with a well-established commercial litigation practice. Regularly acts on bankruptcy-related cases and supply contract disputes. Also represents clients in alleged corporate crime cases. Predominantly acts for regional industrial and construction corporates across the Siberia and Urals regions. Has further experience representing shareholders, business-owners and private clients in commercial disputes. Maintains a general commercial advisory practice.

Strengths Clients highlight the lawyers for their responsiveness. "They take care of everything down to the tiniest detail; they are always poised to solve pressing legal problems at any time of day or night," says one impressed interviewee.

One impressed source notes the team's "ability to prepare a strategy several steps ahead of the case."

Work highlights Represented regional construction company Kura in a dispute with the Federal Antimonopoly Service pertaining to its inclusion in the register of disreputable contractors.

Notable practitioners

Igor Zhurikov is highly regarded in the market and commentators praise his dispute resolution skills. One interviewee reports him to be a "specialist in coming up with strategy," whilst another one says: "He's very good and very knowledgeable." He also advises on non-contentious commercial mandates.